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Eurhinosaurus longirostris Mantell 1851 (ichthyosaur)

Ichthyopterygia - Ichthyosauria

PaleoDB taxon number: 170893

Alternative combination: Ichthyosaurus longirostris

Synonym: Eurhinosaurus huenei Swinton 1930 (taxon 177371)

Full reference: G. A. Mantell. 1851. Petrifactions and Their Teachings; or, a Hand-Book to the Gallery of Organic Remains of the British Museum xi-496

Belongs to Eurhinosaurus according to V. Fischer et al. 2013

Sister taxa: none

Type specimens:

  • Eurhinosaurus longirostris: BMNH 14566
  • Eurhinosaurus huenei:

Ecology: nektonic carnivore