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Toretocnemus Merriam 1903 (ichthyosaur)

Ichthyopterygia - Ichthyosauria - Toretocnemidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36577

Invalid subtaxa: Leptocheirus Merriam 1903 [replaced name] (no. 172920), Merriamia Boulanger 1904 (no. 36561)

Parent taxon: Toretocnemidae according to M. W. Maisch and A. T. Matzke 2000

Sister taxon: Qianichthyosaurus

Subtaxa: Toretocnemus californicus, Toretocnemus zitteli

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore