Named By: M. B. Efimov & S. V. Leshchinskiy - 2000.
Classification: Chordata, Reptilia, Crocodylomorpha, Protosuchia, Shartegosuchidae.
Species: K. saevi (type).
Known locations: Russia - Ilek Formation.
Time period: Hauterivian to Aptian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Partial skull remains of at least three individuals.
Kyasuchus is a genus of protosuchian crocodile that lived in Russia during the early Cretaceous.
- [First discovery of a fossil crocodile skull in Siberia], by M. B. Efimov & S. V. Leshchinskiy. In, Materialy regionalanoj konferencii geologov Sibiri, Dalshchnego Vostoka i Severo‚ ’Vostoka Rossii, A.V. Komarov (ed). Gala Press. - 2000.