Phonetic: (smooth-headed crocodile).
Named By: Ly-o-ka-rin-o-su-kus.
Synonyms: S. W. Salisbury & D. Naish - 2011.
Classification: Chordata, Reptilia, Crocodylomorpha, Mesoeucrocodylia, Metasuchia, Neosuchia.
Species: L. brookensis (type).
Known locations: England - Wessex Formation.
Time period: Barremian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Posterior half of the skull, cervical (neck) vertebrae and some osteoderms.
Leiokarinosuchus is a genus of crocodile that lived in England during the early Cretaceous.
- Crocodilians. - English Wealden fossils 305-369. - S. W. Salisbury & D. Naish - 2011.