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Tanystropheus von Meyer 1852 (archosauromorph)

Reptilia - Eosuchia - Tanystropheidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 38196

Alternative spelling: Tanystrophaeus

Synonym: Tribelesodon Bassani 1886 (taxon 275487)

Parent taxon: Tanystropheidae according to M. D. Ezcurra 2016

Sister taxa: Amotosaurus, Augustaburiania, Dinocephalosaurus, Gwyneddichnium, Langobardisaurus, Macrocnemus, Protanystropheus, Tanytrachelos

Subtaxa: Nothosaurus blezingeri, Tanystropheus conspicuus, Tanystropheus haasi, Tanystropheus longobardicus, Tribelesodon longobardicus

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Type: Tanystropheus conspicuus

Ecology: ground dwelling piscivore