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Temnodontosaurus platyodon Conybeare 1822 (ichthyosaur)

Ichthyopterygia - Ichthyosauria

PaleoDB taxon number: 170869

Synonyms: Ichthyosaurus oligostinus Hawkins 1840 (no. 287430), Temnodontosaurus risor McGowan 1974 (no. 171153)

Belongs to Temnodontosaurus according to M. W. Maisch 2010

Sister taxa: Temnodontosaurus azerguensis, Temnodontosaurus burgundiae, Temnodontosaurus crassimanus, Temnodontosaurus eurycephalus, Temnodontosaurus longirostris, Temnodontosaurus nuertingensis, Temnodontosaurus trigonodon

Ecology: nektonic carnivore