|Named By:||Paul Sereno et al. in 1998|
|Time Period:||Early Cretaceous, 125-112 Ma|
|Location:||Niger - Elhraz Formation|
|Size:||About 10 meters long for the holotype, though fully grown adults were likely larger|
|Fossil(s):||Skull and partial skeleton of what is thought to be a subadult|
|Classification:||| Chordata | Reptilia | Dinosauria | Saurischia | Theropoda | Spinosauridae | Baryonychinae ||
|Also known as:||| Baryonyx tenerensis ||
Suchomimus ("crocodile mimic") is a genus of large spinosaurid dinosaur with a crocodile-like skull that lived between 125-112 million years ago, during the Aptian to early Albian stage of the Cretaceous period in Niger, Africa. The only species named in the genus is Suchomimus tenerensis.