Mixosaurus cornalianus Bassani 1886 (ichthyosaur)

Reptilia - Ichthyosauria - Mixosauridae

Alternative combination: Ichthyosaurus cornalianus

Full reference: F. Bassani. 1886. Sui fossili e sull'età degli schisti bituminosi triasici di Besano in Lombardia. Atti della Società Italiana di Scienze Naturali 29:15-72

Belongs to Mixosaurus according to M. W. Maisch 2010

See also Maisch and Matzke 2000, Maisch and Matzke 2001, McGowan and Motani 2003, Merriam 1908, Motani 1999 and Motani 1999

Sister taxa: Mixosaurus helveticus, Mixosaurus intermedius, Mixosaurus kuhnschnyderi, Mixosaurus major, Mixosaurus timorensis, Mixosaurus xindianensis

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Triassic of Italy (1 collection), Switzerland (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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