PaleoDB taxon number: 176769
Full reference: N. Bardet, X. Pereda Suberbiola, and N.-E. Jalil. 2003. A new polycotylid plesiosaur from the Late Cretaceous (Turonian) of Morocco. Comptes Rendus Palevol 2:307-315
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: MNHGr.PA.11710, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is North of Goulmima (Unit 4), which is in a Turonian open shallow subtidal limestone in the Akrabou Formation of Morocco.
Ecology: aquatic carnivore