Pachysuchus was a herbivore. It lived in the Jurassic period and inhabited Asia. Its fossils have been found in places such as Yunnan (China).

Quick facts about Pachysuchus:

  • Existed from Middle Triassic Epoch to 48.6 million years ago
  • Lived in a terrestrial habitat
  • 3050 different specimens have been found by paleontologists

All the Pachysuchus illustrations below were collected from the internet. Enjoy and explore:

Pachysuchus was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • C.-C. Young. 1948. Further notes on Gyposaurus sinensis Young. Bulletin of the Geological Society of China 28(1-2):91-103