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Utatsusaurus Shikama and Kamei 1978 (ichthyosaur)

Ichthyopterygia - Ichthyosauria - Utatsusauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36578

Full reference: T. Shikama and T. Kamei. 1978. Early Triassic ichthyosaurus, Utatsusaurus hataii gen. et sp. nov, from the Kitakami Massif, northeast Japan. Tohoku University Scientific Report, 2nd series 48(2):77-97

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

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Utatsusaurus hataii

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore