Contact: Andrea Gibson
Caption: The new species, Pakasuchus, isn't a close relative of modern crocodilians, pictured here, but is a member of a very successful side branch of the crocodyliform lineage that lived during the Mesozoic Era.
Credit: Nancy Stevens, Ohio University
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