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meaning: "Barreiro crocodile"
Named By: Fabiano Vidoi Iori & Karina Lucia Garcia in 2012
Time Period: Late Cretaceous, Turonian-Santonian
Location: Brazil - Adamantina Formation
Size: Body estimated about 4 meters long, complete skull estimated about 50 centimetres long
Diet: Carnivore/Pisicvore
Fossil(s): Posterior (rear) portion of the skull, six teeth, two dorsal (back) vertebrae and two sacral (hip) vertebrae
Classification: | Chordata | Reptilia | Crocodylomorpha | Notosuchia | Trematochampsidae |

Barreirosuchus is an extinct genus of trematochampsid notosuchian known from the Late Cretaceous of Sao Paulo State, southeastern Brazil. It contains a single species, Barreirosuchus franciscoi. It is most closely resembles Caririsuchus camposi from the Araripe Basin and Itasuchus jesuinoi also from the Bauru Basin, and shares with them several synapomorphies.

Read more about Barreirosuchus at Wikipedia
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