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Metriorhynchus was a Thalattosuchian, which was a group of extinct primitive sea crocodilians. It lived in the late Jurassic Period

In The Land Before Time

It was seen in the beginning of the first movie, chasing a small amphibian and attempting to eat it, but fails and swims away. The Metriorhynchus resembles more of a fish; in reality thalattosuchians resembled crocodiles but with a fish-like tail and fins. It was the first Belly Dragger, however, it is the only fully aquatic one.

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References

  1. Meyer H von 1832. Paleologica zur Geschichte der Erde. Franfurt am Main, 560 pp.

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