Plesiotylosaurus Camp 1942 (mosasaur)

Reptilia - Squamata - Mosasauridae

Full reference: C. L. Camp. 1942. California mosasaurs. Memoirs of the University of California 13(1):1-68

Parent taxon: Mosasaurinae according to G. L. Bell and M. J. Polcyn 2005

See also Camp 1942, Carroll 1988, Dortangs et al. 2002, McDowell and Bogert 1954, Russell 1967 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Clidastes, Clidastes liodontus, Clidastes moorevillensis, Dallasaurus, Globidensini, Leiodontini, Mosasaurini, Plotosaurini

Subtaxa: Plesiotylosaurus crassidens

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Ecology: aquatic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of United States (2: California collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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