Sthenarosaurus Watson 1909 (plesiosaur)

Reptilia - Sauropterygia

Full reference: D. M. S. Watson. 1909. IV. A preliminary note on two new genera of upper Liassic plesiosaurs. Memoirs and Proceedings of the Manchester Literary and Philosophical Society 54(4):1-28

Parent taxon: Plesiosauroidea according to D. S. Brown 1981

See also Carroll 1988, Sepkoski 2002, Watson 1909 and White 1940

Sister taxa: Cimoliosaurus limnophilus, Cryptoclidia, Euplesiosauria, Microcleididae, Opallionectes, Plesiopterys, Plesiosauridae, Plesiosaurus, Westphaliasaurus

Subtaxa: Sthenarosaurus dawkinsi

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Type: Sthenarosaurus dawkinsi

Ecology: aquatic carnivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of the United Kingdom (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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