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Tylosaurus ivoensis

Reptilia - Squamata - Mosasauridae

Taxonomy
Tylosaurus ivoensis was named by Persson (1963). Its type specimen is RM PZ R1292, a tooth (Marginal tooth crown), and it is a 3D body fossil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1963Tylosaurus ivoensis Persson

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
RankNameAuthor
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Lepidosauromorpha(Benton 1983)
superorderLepidosauria()
orderSquamata
Episquamata
ToxicoferaVidal and Hedges 2005
superfamilyMosasauria
familyMosasauridae
Russellosaurina(Bell 1997)
subfamilyTylosaurinaeWiliston 1895
genusTylosaurusMarsh 1872
speciesivoensisPersson 1963

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: terrestrialsubc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: aquaticf
Diet: carnivoref
Vision: well-developedf
Reproduction: ovoviviparousf
Created: 2018-01-05 16:32:54
Modified: 2018-01-05 16:32:54
Source: f = family, subc = subclass, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Gervais 1852, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Early/Lower Campanian to the top of the Campanian or 83.50000 to 72.10000 Ma

Collections (7 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Campanian83.6 - 72.1Sweden Mosasaurus hoffmanni, Mosasaurus sp. (102883)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1Sweden (Skane) Mosasaurus hoffmanni (106406) Mosasaurus hoffmanni, Mosasaurus sp. (106411) Mosasaurus sp. (106407) Tylosaurus ivoensis (106405)
Early/Lower Campanian83.5 - 70.6Sweden Tylosaurus ivoensis (102886)
Early/Lower Campanian83.5 - 70.6Sweden (Skåne) Tylosaurus ivoensis (74334)