Mosasaurus iembeensis Antunes 1964 (mosasaur)

Reptilia - Squamata - Mosasauridae

Full reference: M. T. Antunes. 1964. O Neocretacio e o Cenozoico do litoral de Angola. Junta de Investigcoes do Ultramar 1-254

Belongs to Mosasaurus according to M. T. Antunes 1964

Sister taxa: Mosasaurus beaugei, Mosasaurus caroliniensis, Mosasaurus conodon, Mosasaurus couperi, Mosasaurus dekayi, Mosasaurus gracilis, Mosasaurus grosjeani, Mosasaurus hobetsuensis, Mosasaurus hoffmanni, 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 Iembe, Tadi, which is in a Coniacian coastal horizon in the Itombe Formation of Angola

Ecology: aquatic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Iembe, Tadi

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