Morenosaurus Welles 1943 (elasmosaur)

Reptilia - Sauropterygia - Elasmosauridae

Full reference: S. P. Welles. 1943. Elasmosaurid plesiosaurs with description of new material from California and Colorado. Memoirs of the University of California 13:125-254

Parent taxon: Alzadasaurinae according to S. P. Welles 1962

See also Carroll 1988, Sepkoski 2002, Welles 1943 and Welles 1949

Sister taxa: Alzadasaurus, Aphrosaurus, Fresnosaurus, Ogmodirus

Subtaxa: Morenosaurus stocki

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Ecology: aquatic carnivore


• Cretaceous of United States (2: California collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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