Alternative combination: Paleorhinus magnoculus
Full reference: R. A. Long and P. A. Murry. 1995. Late Triassic (Carnian and Norian) tetrapods from the southwestern United States. New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science Bulletin 4:1-254
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: MNHN-ALM1, a skull. Its type locality is Locality XVI, Azendoh, which is in a Carnian terrestrial sandstone/conglomerate in the Timezgadiouine Formation of Morocco.