Teleosauridae


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Teleosauridae

[¦tel·ē·ə′sȯr·ə‚dē]
(paleontology)
A family of Jurassic reptiles in the order Crocodilia characterized by a long snout and heavy armor.
References in periodicals archive ?
(1982): Le crocodilien Machimosaurus von Meyer (Mesosuchia, Teleosauridae) dans le Kimmeridgien de l'Ain.
(1995): El primer Crocodylia (Mesosuchia: Teleosauridae) del Jurasico Superior de Asturias, Espana.