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, Merriam 1908, Motani 1999 and Motani 1999

Sister taxa: Mixosaurus kuhnschnyderi, 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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