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Ichthyosaurus acutirostris Owen 1840 (ichthyosaur)

Ichthyopterygia - Ichthyosauria

PaleoDB taxon number: 171446

Alternative combinations: Stenopterygius acutirostris, Temnodontosaurus acutirostris

Synonyms: Ichthyosaurus crassimanus Tate and Blake 1876 (no. 171542), Ichthyosaurus longifrons Owen 1881 (no. 171449), Ichthyosaurus microdon Wagner 1851 (no. 171447), Ichthyosaurus zetlandicus Seeley 1880 (no. 171448)

Full reference: R. Owen. 1840. Report on British fossil reptiles. Report of the British Association for the Advancement of Science 8:43-126

Belongs to Ichthyosaurus according to M. W. Maisch 2010

Sister taxa: Ichthyosaurus advena, Ichthyosaurus aequalis, Ichthyosaurus anningae, Ichthyosaurus bodenbenderi, Ichthyosaurus breviceps, Ichthyosaurus californicus, Ichthyosaurus chalarodeirus, Ichthyosaurus communis, Ichthyosaurus conybeari, Ichthyosaurus dilatatus, Ichthyosaurus entheciodon, Ichthyosaurus enthekiodon, Ichthyosaurus extremus, Ichthyosaurus franciscanus, Ichthyosaurus hectori, Ichthyosaurus hercnyicus, Ichthyosaurus hildesiensis, Ichthyosaurus hygrodeirus, Ichthyosaurus immanis, Ichthyosaurus indicus, Ichthyosaurus intermedius, Ichthyosaurus lacunosae, Ichthyosaurus latifrons, Ichthyosaurus latimanus, Ichthyosaurus longipennis, Ichthyosaurus longipes, Ichthyosaurus oligostinus, Ichthyosaurus ovalis, Ichthyosaurus paramecostinus, Ichthyosaurus platyodon, Ichthyosaurus polyostinus, Ichthyosaurus posthumus, Ichthyosaurus steleodon, Ichthyosaurus strongylostinus, Ichthyosaurus tenuirostris, Ichthyosaurus thyreospondylus, Ichthyosaurus trigonodon, Ichthyosaurus trigonus, Ichthyosaurus triscissus, Ichthyosaurus zollerianus, Tibetosaurus, Tibetosaurus tingjiensis, Protoichthyosaurus prostaxalis, Protoichthyosaurus applebyi, Protoichthyosaurus prosostealis

Ecology: nektonic carnivore