PaleoDB taxon number: 260282
Full reference: V. Fischer, M. S. Arkhangelsky, G. N. Upensky, I. M. Stenshin, and P. Godefroit. 2013. A new Lower Cretaceous ichthyosaur from Russia reveals skull shape conservatism within Ophthalmosaurinae. Geological Magazine
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: YKM 65931, a partial skeleton (an articulated but incomplete skull preserved in three-dimensions). Its type locality is Kriushi locality, 2 km southeast from Kriushi village, which is in an Aptian marine shale/shale in the Russian Federation.
Ecology: nektonic carnivore