Genus: Turcosuchus JOUVE, SARIGUL, STEYER, & SEN, 2017
Etymology: Latin, Turcus, "Turk or Turkish" and Greek, souchus, "crocodile."

Species: okani JOUVE, SARIGUL, STEYER, & SEN, 2017
Etymology: In honor of Okan Tuysuz, Turkish structural geologist, who solved the problem of the stratigraphical provienance of the specimen studied here.

Holotype: ITU-Z1

Locality: Gelik area, Zonguldak district, exact locality unknown.

Horizon: Exact horizon unknown, Incigez Formation.


Age: Late Barremian Stage, Early Gallic Subepoch, Middle Early Cretaceous Epoch, Early Cretaceous.

Material: Partial left dentary with attached splenial and part of surangular, posterior fragment of left mandible, undetermined piece of a jaw bone yielding a portion of a tooth row, proximal portion o fteh right humeral shaft, distal portion of the left tibial shaft.