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Himalayasaurus Dong 1972 (ichthyosaur)

Ichthyopterygia - Ichthyosauria - Shonisauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36556

Full reference: Z.-M. Dong. 1972. An ichthyosaur fossil from the Qomolangma Feng (Mt. Everest) region. Gu ji zhui dong wu yu gu ren lei yan jiu suo ji kan 9:7-10

Parent taxon: Shonisauridae according to M. W. Maisch 2010

Sister taxon: Guizhouichthyosaurus

Subtaxa: Himalayasaurus tibetensis

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore