Alternative combination: Shastasaurus neoscapularis
Full reference: C. Mcgowan. 1994. A new species of Shastasaurus (Reptilia: Ichthyosauria) from the Triassic of British Columbia: the most complete exemplar of the genus. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 14(2):168-179
Sister taxon: Callawayia wolonggangense
Type specimen: ROM 41993, a partial skeleton (skull, one forefin, both coracoids, 35 vertebrae, and numerous ribs). Its type locality is Flipper Quarry, which is in a Norian marine horizon in Canada.
Ecology: nektonic carnivore
Distribution: found only at Flipper Quarry
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