Edgarosaurus Druckenmiller 2002 (plesiosaur)

Reptilia - Sauropterygia - Polycotylidae

Full reference: P. S. Druckenmiller. 2002. Osteology of a new plesiosaur from the Lower Cretaceous (Albian) Thermopolis Shale of Montana. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 22(1):29-42

Parent taxon: Polycotylidae according to R. B. J. Benson and P. S. Druckenmiller 2014

See also Druckenmiller 2002, Ketchum and Benson 2010 and Otero et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Ceraunosaurus, Cimoliasaurus leucoscopelus, Dolichorhynchops, Eopolycotylus, Georgiasaurus, Manemergus, Pahasapasaurus, Palmulainae, Palmulasaurinae, Piratosaurus, Plesiopleurodon, Polycotyilnae, Polycotylinae, Sulcusuchus, Thililua, Trinacromerum, Polycotylus ichthyospondylus tanais, Polycotylus brevispondylus

Subtaxa: Edgarosaurus muddi

View classification

Type: Edgarosaurus muddi

Ecology: aquatic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Edgar (Cretaceous of Montana)

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.