Attenborosaurus Bakker 1993 (plesiosaur)

Reptilia - Sauropterygia - Pliosauridae

Parent taxon: Pliosauridae according to R. B. J. Benson and P. S. Druckenmiller 2014

See also Benson et al. 2012, Ketchum and Benson 2010, Ketchum and Benson 2011 and O'Keefe 2001

Sister taxa: Arminisaurus, Cryonectes, Hauffiosaurus, Marmornectes, Megalneusaurus, Pachycostasaurus, Pliosaurus aequalis, Pliosaurus evansi, Polyptchodon, Simolestinae, Sinopliosaurus, Stenorhynchosaurus, Strongylokrotaphus, Thalassiodracon, Thalassophonea

Subtaxa: Attenborosaurus conybeari

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Ecology: aquatic carnivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of the United Kingdom (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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