(Horned crocodile face).
Named By: Chris T. Barker, David W. E. Hone, Darren Naish, Andrea Cau, Jeremy A. F. Lockwood, Brian Foster, Claire E. Clarkin, Philipp Schneider, & Neil J. Gostling - 2021.
Classification: Chordata, Dinosauria, Saurischia, Theropoda, Spinosauridae, Baryonychinae.
Species: C. inferodios (type).
Size: Uncertain due to lack of remains but roughly estimated at the time of the description as being 8.5 meters long.
Known locations: United Kingdom, England - Wessex Formation.
Time period: Barremian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Partial skull bones including premaxilla, braincase, and right post orbital.
is a genus of spinosaurid
dinosaur that lived in the British Isles
during the early Cretaceous. Ceratosuchops was
another spinosaurid dinosaur from Britain called Riparovenator.
- New spinosaurids from the Wessex Formation (Early Cretaceous, UK) and the European origins of Spinosauridae. - Scientific Reports. 11 (1): 19340 - Chris T. Barker, David W. E. Hone, Darren Naish, Andrea Cau, Jeremy A. F. Lockwood, Brian Foster, Claire E. Clarkin, Philipp Schneider, & Neil J. Gostling - 2021.