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Ectenosaurus clidastoides Merriam 1894 (mosasaur)

Reptilia - Squamata - Mosasauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 186030

Alternative combinations: Lestosaurus clidastoides, Platecarpus clidastoides

Synonyms: Lestosaurus oxyrhinus Merriam 1894 (no. 393603), Platecarpus oxyrhinus Merriam 1894 (no. 186031)

Belongs to Ectenosaurus according to F. Fanti et al. 2014

Sister taxa: none

Ecology: aquatic carnivore