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DD1991 posted a topic in DocumentsA new crocodyliform-related paper is available online: Thomas L. Adams (2019) Small terrestrial crocodyliform from the Lower Cretaceous (late Aptian) of central Texas and its implications on the paleoecology of the Proctor Lake dinosaur locality, Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, DOI: 10.1080/02724634.2019.1623226 Tarsomordeo is the second paralligatorid to be described from Proctor Lake, Texas, showing that paralligatorids preyed on the small ornithopod Convolosaurus. By the way, does anyone have a copy of the above paper but also the following paper:
A new paper is available online: Christopher R. Noto; Stephanie K. Drumheller; Thomas L. Adams; Alan H. Turner (2019). "An enigmatic small neosuchian crocodyliform from the Woodbine Formation of Texas". The Anatomical Record. in press. doi:10.1002/ar.24174. Scolomastax constitutes the youngest record of Paralligatoridae from North America, indicating that paralligatorids spread to Appalachia prior to the Western Interior Seaway forming.