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Rotundopteryx Maisch and Matzke 2000 (ichthyosaur)

Ichthyopterygia - Ichthyosauria - Merriamosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 172834

Full reference: M. W. Maisch and A. T. Matzke. 2000. The Ichthyosauria. Stuttgarter Beitrage zur Naturkunde, Serie B (Geologie und Palaontologie) 298:1-159

Parent taxon: Ichthyopterygia according to C. McGowan and R. Motani 2003

Sister taxa: Ekbainacanthus, Eoichthyosauria, Euichthyopterygia, Grippidia, Heteropinnatoidea, Ichthyoterus, Latipinnatoidea, Macropterygius, Mixosauroidea, Omphalosaurus merriami, Pachygonosaurus, Perrinosaurus, Spitsbergenosaurus

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: nektonic carnivore