Mosasaurus beaugei Arambourg 1952 (mosasaur)

Reptilia - Squamata - Mosasauridae

Belongs to Mosasaurus according to N. Bardet et al. 2004

Sister taxa: Mosasaurus caroliniensis, Mosasaurus conodon, Mosasaurus couperi, Mosasaurus dekayi, Mosasaurus gracilis, Mosasaurus grosjeani, Mosasaurus hobetsuensis, Mosasaurus hoffmanni, Mosasaurus iembeensis, Mosasaurus impar, Mosasaurus lemonnieri, Mosasaurus lonzeensis, Mosasaurus mangahouangae, Mosasaurus maximilliani, Mosasaurus minor, Mosasaurus missouriensis, Mosasaurus mokoroa, Macrosaurus validus, Nectoportheus validus

Type specimen: Its type locality is Oulad Abdoun Basin (Couche III, general), which is in a Maastrichtian marine sandstone in the Phosphates Formation of Morocco

Ecology: aquatic carnivore


• Cretaceous of Morocco (2 collections), Syria (1)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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