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Cymbospondylus Leidy 1868 (ichthyosaur)

Ichthyopterygia - Ichthyosauria - Cymbospondylidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36550

Synonym: Chonespondylus Leidy 1868 (taxon 36549)

Parent taxon: Cymbospondylidae according to M. W. Maisch 2010

Sister taxon: Phantomosaurus

Subtaxa: Chonespondylus grandis, Cymbospondylus buchseri, Cymbospondylus nevadanus, Cymbospondylus nichollsi, Cymbospondylus petrinus, Cymbospondylus piscosus

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore