Borealosuchus threeensis

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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Cladus: Reptiliomorpha
Cladus: Amniota
Classis: Reptilia
Cladus: Eureptilia
Cladus: Romeriida
Subclassis: Diapsida
Cladus: Sauria
Infraclassis: Archosauromorpha
Cladus: Crurotarsi
Divisio: Archosauria
Subdivisio: Pseudosuchia
Superordo: Crocodylomorpha
Ordo: Crocodilia
Genus: †Borealosuchus
Species: Borealosuchus threeensis


Borealosuchus threeensis Brochu et al., 2012

Holotype: NJSM 11902, a partial skeleton (Isolated left ectopterygoid and lower jaws with associated postcranial remains).
Type locality: Inversand Company marl pit, Sewell, MFL, which is in a Maastrichtian/Paleocene shallow subtidal sandstone in the Hornerstown Formation of New Jersey.


  • Brochu, C.A.; Parris, D.C.; Grandstaff, B.S.; Denton, R.K. Jr. & Gallagher, W.B. 2012: A new species of Borealosuchus (Crocodyliformes, Eusuchia) from the Late Cretaceous–early Paleogene of New Jersey. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 32(1): 105–116. DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2012.633585 .