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Plioplatecarpus Dollo 1882 (mosasaur)

Reptilia - Squamata - Mosasauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36408

Synonym: Oterognathus Dollo 1889 (taxon 186033)

Parent taxon: Russellosaurina according to G. L. Bell and M. J. Polcyn 2005

Sister taxa: Angolosaurus, Ectenosaurus, Plioplatecarpinae, Tylosaurinae

Subtaxa: Plioplatecarpus depressus, Plioplatecarpus marshi, Plioplatecarpus primaevus

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Type: Plioplatecarpus nichollsae

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