Grippia longirostris Wiman 1929 (ichthyosaur)

Reptilia - Ichthyosauria - Grippiidae

Full reference: C. Wiman. 1929. Eine neue Reptilien-Ordnung aus der Trias Spitzbergens. Bulletin of the Geological Institutions of the University of Upsala 22:183-196

Belongs to Grippia according to M. W. Maisch 2010

See also Ekeheien et al. 2018, Ji et al. 2016, McGowan and Motani 2003 and Wiman 1929

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: Its type locality is Agardh Bay, which is in an Olenekian marine ironstone in the Vikingh√łgda Formation of Norway

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Triassic of Canada (1: British Columbia collection), Norway (2)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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