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Prognathodon Dollo 1889 (mosasaur)

Reptilia - Squamata - Mosasauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36412

Synonyms: Ancylocentrum Schmidt 1927 (no. 179508), Brachysaurana Strand 1926 (no. 186042), Brachysaurus Williston 1897 (no. 186041), Dollosaurus Yakovlev 1901 (no. 36393)

Parent taxon: Globidensini according to A. R. H. LeBlanc et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Carinodens, Globidens

Subtaxa: Liodon, Prognathodon compressidens, Prognathodon crassartus, Prognathodon currii, Prognathodon giganteus, Prognathodon kianda, Prognathodon lutugini, Prognathodon mosasauroides, Prognathodon overtoni, Prognathodon rapax, Prognathodon saturator, Prognathodon sectorius, Prognathodon solvayi, Prognathodon waiparaensis

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Ecology: aquatic carnivore