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Hauffiosaurus O'Keefe 2001 (plesiosaur)

Reptilia - Sauropterygia - Pliosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 100086

Full reference: F. R. O'Keefe. 2001. A cladistic analysis and taxonomic revision of the Plesiosauria (Reptilia: Sauropterygia). Acta Zoologica Fennica 213:1-63

Parent taxon: Pliosauridae according to R. B. J. Benson and P. S. Druckenmiller 2014

Sister taxa: Arminisaurus, Attenborosaurus, Cryonectes, Marmornectes, Megalneusaurus, Pachycostasaurus, Pliosaurus aequalis, Pliosaurus evansi, Polyptchodon, Simolestinae, Sinopliosaurus, Stenorhynchosaurus, Strongylokrotaphus, Thalassiodracon, Thalassophonea

Subtaxa: Hauffiosaurus longirostris, Hauffiosaurus tomistomimus, Hauffiosaurus zanoni

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Type: Hauffiosaurus zanoni

Ecology: aquatic carnivore