(big head with big tuberosities).
Named By: Michela M. Johnson, Mark T. Young & Stephen L. Brusatte - 2020.
Synonyms: Steneosaurus cf. bouchardi
Classification: Chordata, Reptilia, Thalattosuchia, Teleosauroidea.
Species: P. heberti (type), P. cf. bouchardi.
Size: Holotype skull roughly about 1.1 meters long.
Known locations: France.
Time period: Jurassic.
Fossil representation: Partial skull and jaws.
is a genus of marine crocodile
that lived in European waters during the
- The phylogenetics of Teleosauroidea (Crocodylomorpha, Thalattosuchia) and implications for their ecology and evolution. - PeerJ. 8: e9808. - Michela M. Johnson, Mark T. Young & Stephen L. Brusatte - 2020