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†tribe Plotosaurini Russell 1967 (mosasaur)

Reptilia - Squamata - Mosasauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 185947

Full reference: D. A. Russell. 1967. Systematics and morphology of American mosasaurs (Reptilia, Sauria). Bulletin of the Peabody Museum of Natural History 23:1-252

Parent taxon: Mosasaurinae according to O. Mateus et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Clidastes, Dallasaurus, Globidensini, Mosasaurini, Plesiotylosaurus

Subtaxa: Mosasaurus

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Ecology: aquatic carnivore