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Pontosaurus lesinensis Kornhuber 1873 (lizard)

Reptilia - Squamata

PaleoDB taxon number: 216754

Alternative combination: Hydrosaurus lesinensis

Belongs to Pontosaurus according to S. E. Pierce and M. W. Caldwell 2004

Sister taxon: Pontosaurus kornhuberi

Type specimen: GBA 1873/4/2, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Hvar Island (Isola di Lesina), which is in a Cenomanian marine limestone in Croatia.

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