Pistosaurus Meyer 1839 (diapsid)

Reptilia - Sauropterygia

Parent taxon: Pistosauria according to R. B. J. Benson and P. S. Druckenmiller 2014

See also Cope 1871, Cope 1875, d'Orbigny 1849, Kuhn 1971, Lydekker 1889, Meyer 1845, O'Keefe 2001, Owen 1861, Persson 1963, Rieppel 2000 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Augustasaurus, Bobosaurus, Pistosauridae, Plesiosauria

Subtaxa: Pistosaurus longaevus

View classification



• Triassic of Germany (3 collections), Italy (1), Poland (3)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

Show more details

Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.

Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.