Genus: Pristichampsus GERVIAS, 1853
Etymology:
= Pristichampsa LYDEKKER, 1888 (sic)

Species: rollainti (GRAY, 1831) GERVIAS, 1853
Etymology:
= Crocodilus rollianti GRAY, 1831
= Crocodilus communis GIEBEL, 1847

Syntypes:

5 premaxillary, 13 maxillary and 16 or 17 mandibular teeth.

MNHM AG 3: A tooth.

MNHM AG 4: Caudal vertebra.

Locality: Argenton, Indre, France.

Horizon:

Biostratigraphy:

Age: Middle Eocene Epoch, Paleogene Period, Lower Tertiary Subera, Lower Cenozoic Era.

Referred material:

MNHM AG 1, AG 2: Teeth.

MNHM AG 5: Radius.

MNHM AG 6: Ulna.

MNHM AG 7: ?Lachrymal.

MNHM AG 8: Dentary.

MNHM AG 9: Vertebra.

MNHM AG 10, AG 11: Femora.

 


ANTUNES, 1986

Locality: Corrales, Spain.

Horizon:

Biostratigraphy:

Age: Eocene Epoch, Paleogene Period, Lower Tertiary Subera, Lower Cenozoic Era.

Material:

Number: Not given: Teeth.

 


ASTRE, 1931

Locality: Issel, south Pyreneens, Aude Department, France.

Horizon:

Biostratigraphy:

Age: Middle Eocene Epoch, Paleogene Period, Lower Tertiary Subera, Lower Cenozoic Era.

Material:

Number: Not given: 2 teeth and a fragmentary sacral vertebra.

 

ASTRE, 1931

Locality: Castrais.

Horizon: Bartonian.

Biostratigraphy:

Age: Late Eocene Epoch, Paleogene Period, Lower Tertiary Subera, Lower Cenozoic Era.

Material:

Number: Not given: Anterior portion of a snout and some teeth and vertebrae.

 


BERG, 1966

Locality: Messel, near Darmstadt, Odenwald, Hesse State, Germany.

Horizon:

Biostratigraphy:

Age: Eocene Epoch, Paleogene Period, Lower Tertiary Subera, Lower Cenozoic Era.

Material:

Number: Not given: Fragmentary skull and the anterior extremity of a snout and lower jaw.

 


Locality: Quercy, France.

Horizon:

Biostratigraphy:

Age: Eocene Epoch, Paleogene Period, Lower Tertiary Subera, Lower Cenozoic Era.

Material:

Number: Not given: Ungual phalanx.

 


Locality: La Badayre, Tarn, France.

Biostratigraphy:

Age: Eocene Epoch, Paleogene Period, Lower Tertiary Subera, Lower Cenozoic Era.

Material:

Number: Not given: Mandible.

 


Locality: Ypresian of Monthelon, Marne, France.

Biostratigraphy:

Age: Eocene Epoch, Paleogene Period, Lower Tertiary Subera, Lower Cenozoic Era.

Material:

Number: Not given: Teeth.

 


Locality: Ledian of Robiac, Gard, France.

Biostratigraphy:

Age: Eocene Epoch, Paleogene Period, Lower Tertiary Subera, Lower Cenozoic Era.

Material:

Number: Not given: Teeth.

 


Locality: Lutetian of Buchsweiler, Bouxwiller, near Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin Department, France.

Biostratigraphy:

Age: Eocene Epoch, Paleogene Period, Lower Tertiary Subera, Lower Cenozoic Era.

Material:

Number: Not given: Teeth.

 


Locality: Leidian of Rot-Malch, near Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg State, Germany.

Biostratigraphy:

Age: Eocene Epoch, Paleogene Period, Lower Tertiary Subera, Lower Cenozoic Era.

Material:

Number: Not given: Teeth.

 

CALDRON, 1877

Locality: Province of Zamora? Spain.

Horizon:

Biostratigraphy:

Age:

Material:

Number: Not given:

 

CARAVEN-CACHIN, 1880

Locality: Massale, near Tarn, France.

Horizon:

Biostratigraphy:

Age: Eocene Epoch, Paleogene Period, Lower Tertiary Subera, Lower Cenozoic Era.

Material:

Number: Not given: Part of a skull and dermal plates.

 


GERVAIS, 1853

Locality: Beauchamp, Sein-et-Oise Department, France.

Horizon:

Biostratigraphy:

Age: Eocene Epoch, Paleogene Period, Lower Tertiary Subera, Lower Cenozoic Era.

Material:

Number: Not given: Teeth.

 

GERVAIS, 1859

Locality: Argenton, Indre Department, France.

Horizon:

Biostratigraphy:

Age: Eocene Epoch, Paleogene Period, Lower Tertiary Subera, Lower Cenozoic Era.

Material:

Number: Not given: Teeth.

 

Locality: Beauchamp, Sein-et-Oise Department, France.

Horizon:

Biostratigraphy:

Age: Eocene Epoch, Paleogene Period, Lower Tertiary Subera, Lower Cenozoic Era.

Material:

Number: Not given: Teeth.

 

LANGSTON

Locality:

Horzon:

Biostratigraphy:

Age:

Material:

UCMP 43921: Teeth.

ME D.-5894: Skull.

AMNH 2406: Posterior part of a skull.

 

LYDEKKER, 1888

Locality: Argenton, Indre Department, France.

Horizon:

Biostratigraphy:

Age: Middle Eocene Epoch, Paleogene Period, Lower Tertiary Subera, Lower Cenozoic Era.

Material:

BMNH 26657: Crowns of 2 teeth.

 


VASSE, 1993/ROSSMAN, 1998

Locality: Robiac, France.

Horizon: Bartonium.

Biostratigraphy:

Age: Lower Late Eocene Epoch, Paleogene Period, Lower Tertiary Subera, Lower Cenozoic Era.

Material:

USTL-Rbn 2b: Anterior half of left dentary.

 


WEITZEL, 1938

Locality: Grube Messel, near Darmstadt, Odenwald, Hesse State, Germany.

Horizon: Lower Luteium.

Biostratigraphy:

Age: Middle Eocene Epoch, Paleogene Period, Lower Tertiary Subera, Lower Cenozoic Era.

Material:

HLMD-ME 5346: Distal region of a snout and lower jaw.

 


= cf. Prsitchampsus ? rollainti WINDOLF, 1994/ROSSMAN, 1998

Locality: Eckfelder Maar near Manderscheid, Eifel, Germany.

Horizon: Upper Lutetium MP13.

Biostratigraphy:

Age: Middle Eocene Epoch, Paleogene Period, Lower Tertiary Subera, Lower Cenozoic Era.

Material:

NHM/LfN-PW 1993/4-LS: Right maxilla.

NHM/LfN-PW 1993/20-LS: Left maxilla.

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Species: birjukovi EFIMOV, 1988
Etymology:

Holotype: CCp 7-0I-I

Locality:

Horizon:

Biostratigraphy:

Age:

Material: Anterior part of skull.
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Species: kuznetzovi EFIMOV, 1988
Etymology:

Holotype: Instittue of Paleontology, Kazakhstan, IP-T 3/1

Locality: Mozhevelnik am FluSS Kalmakpay, Zysan, Georgia, Caucasus.

Horizon:

Biostratigraphy:

Age: Early Eocene Epoch, Paleogene Period, Lower Tertiary Subera, Lower Cenozoic Era.

Material: Skull fragment with teeth.

Note: ROSSMANN does not believe this to be a Pristichampsian.