Prognathodon mosasauroides Gaudry 1892 (mosasaur)

Reptilia - Squamata - Mosasauridae

Alternative combination: Liodon mosasauroides

Belongs to Prognathodon according to A. S. Schulp et al. 2008

Sister taxa: Liodon, Prognathodon compressidens, Prognathodon crassartus, Prognathodon currii, Prognathodon giganteus, Prognathodon kianda, Prognathodon lutugini, Prognathodon overtoni, Prognathodon rapax, Prognathodon saturator, Prognathodon sectorius, Prognathodon solvayi, Prognathodon waiparaensis

Type specimen: MNHN 1891-14, a partial skull (Anterior part of a skull, including premaxillae, both maxillae and dentaries, preserved in occlusion)

Ecology: aquatic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Cardesse (Cretaceous of France)

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