Tylosaurus zangerli Russell 1970 (mosasaur)

Reptilia - Squamata - Mosasauridae

Full reference: D. A. Russell. 1970. The vertebrate fauna of the Selma Formation of Alabamam: Part VII The Mosasaurs. Fieldiana: Geology Memoirs 3(7):365-380

Belongs to Tylosaurus according to J. T. Thurmond and D. E. Jones 1981

See also Russell 1970

Sister taxa: Elliptonodon, Elliptonodon compressus, Tylosaurus bernardi, Tylosaurus dyspelor, Tylosaurus gaudryi, Tylosaurus ivoensis, Tylosaurus kansasensis, Tylosaurus laticaudus, Tylosaurus nepaeolicus, Tylosaurus pembinensis, Tylosaurus perlatus, Tylosaurus proriger, Tylosaurus saskatchewanensis, Hainosaurus neumilleri

Type specimen: P 27443, a set of limb elements

Ecology: aquatic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Moore Brothers Farm (Cretaceous of Alabama)

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