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Carinodens Thurmond 1969 (mosasaur)

Reptilia - Squamata - Mosasauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36388

Synonym: Compressidens Dollo 1924 [replaced name] (taxon 38050)

Full reference: J. T. Thurmond. 1969. New name for the mosasaur Compressidens Dollo, 1924. Journal of Paleontology 43(5):1298

Parent taxon: Globidensini according to A. S. Schulp et al. 2009

Sister taxa: Globidens, Prognathodon

Subtaxa: Carinodens belgicus, Carinodens fraasi, Carinodens minalmamar

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Type: Globidens fraasi

Ecology: aquatic carnivore