(Wann Langston Jr.'s crocodile).
Named By: T. L. Adams - 2014.
Classification: Chordata, Reptilia, Crocodylomorpha, Paralligatoridae.
Species: W. kirpachi (type).
Size: Skulls up to 6.4 centimetres long.
Known locations: USA, Texas - Antlers Formation, Twin Mountains Formation.
Time period: Aptian to Albian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Partial skulls and partial post cranial skeletal remains.
Wannchampsus is a genus of very small crocodile that lived in North America in the latter periods of the early Cretaceous.
- Small crocodyliform from the Lower Cretaceous (late Aptian) of central Texas and its systematic relationship to the evolution of Eusuchia. - Journal of Paleontology 88(5):1031-1049. - T. L. Adams - 2014.