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Tatenectes laramiensis Knight 1900 (plesiosaur)

Reptilia - Sauropterygia - Cryptoclididae

PaleoDB taxon number: 168587

Alternative combinations: Cimoliasaurus laramiensis, Tricleidus laramiensis

Belongs to Tatenectes according to F. R. O'Keefe et al. 2011

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: UW 15943 UW24801, a partial skeleton ("axial skeleton, ribs, pectoral girdle, and forelimb elements")

Ecology: aquatic carnivore