Brachypterygius extremus Boulenger 1904 (ichthyosaur)

Reptilia - Ichthyosauria - Ophthalmosauridae

Synonym: Grendelius mordax McGowan 1976

Belongs to Brachypterygius according to M. S. Arkhangelsky and N. G. Zverkov 2014

See also Maisch 2010, Maisch and Matzke 2000, McGowan 1976, McGowan 1997, Motani 1999 and Sander 2000

Sister taxa: Brachypterygius alekseevi, Brachypterygius cantabrigiensis, Brachypterygius mordax, Brachypterygius pseudoscythicus, Brachypterygius zhuravlevi

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Madagascar (1 collection), the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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