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Pluridens Lingham-Soliar 1998 (mosasaur)

Reptilia - Squamata - Mosasauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 170960

Full reference: T. Lingham-Soliar. 1998. A new mosasaur Pluridens walkeri from the Upper Cretaceous, Maastrichtian of the Iullemmeden Basin, southwest Niger. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 18(4):709-707

Parent taxon: Halisaurinae according to N. R. Longrich 2016

Sister taxa: Eonatator, Phosphorosaurus

Subtaxa: Pluridens calabaria, Pluridens walkeri

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Type: Pluridens walkeri

Ecology: aquatic carnivore