Tylosaurus gaudryi Thevenin 1896 (mosasaur)

Reptilia - Squamata - Mosasauridae

Alternative combinations: Hainosaurus gaudryi, Mosasaurus gaudryi

Belongs to Tylosaurus according to J. Lindgren 2005

See also Bullard and Caldwell 2010

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

Type specimen: MNHN 1896-15, a partial skull (Large anterior portion of a cranium)

Ecology: aquatic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Vaux-Eclusier (Cretaceous of France)

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