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Tylosaurus Marsh 1872 (mosasaur)

Reptilia - Squamata - Mosasauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36418

Invalid subtaxa: Hainosaurus Dollo 1885 (no. 36398), Rhamphosaurus Cope 1872 [replaced name] (no. 186054), Rhinosaurus Marsh 1872 [replaced name] (no. 186053)

Parent taxon: Tylosaurinae according to P. Jiménez-Huidobro et al. 2018

Sister taxa: Hainosaurus lonzeensis, Kaikaifilu, Lakumasaurus, Taniwhasaurus

Subtaxa: Elliptonodon, Elliptonodon compressus, Hainosaurus neumilleri, Tylosaurus bernardi, Tylosaurus dyspelor, Tylosaurus gaudryi, Tylosaurus haumuriensis, Tylosaurus ivoensis, Tylosaurus kansasensis, Tylosaurus nepaeolicus, Tylosaurus pembinensis, Tylosaurus proriger, Tylosaurus saskatchewanensis, Tylosaurus zangerli

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Type: Tylosaurus nepaeolicus

Ecology: aquatic carnivore