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Thalattosaurus Merriam 1904 (diapsid)

Reptilia - Thalattosauria

PaleoDB taxon number: 36426

Full reference: J. C. Merriam. 1904. A new marine reptile from the Triassic of California. University of California Publications: Bulletin of the Department of Geology 3(21):419-421

Parent taxon: Thalattosauroidea according to X. -C. Wu et al. 2009

Sister taxa: Agkistrognathus, Clarazia, Hescheleria, Nectosaurus, Paralonectes, Thalattosauridae, Xinpusaurus

Subtaxa: Thalattosaurus alexandrae, Thalattosaurus borealis, Thalattosaurus perrini, Thalattosaurus shastensis

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Type: Thalattosaurus alexandrae

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