†tribe Plioplatecarpini Russell 1967 (mosasaur)

Reptilia - Squamata - Mosasauridae

Full reference: D. A. Russell. 1967. Systematics and morphology of American mosasaurs (Reptilia, Sauria). Bulletin of the Peabody Museum of Natural History 23:1-252

Parent taxon: Plioplatecarpidae according to D. A. Russell 1967

See also Thurmond 1969

Sister taxa: Angolasaurus, Igdamanosaurus, Latoplatecarpus, Platecarpus, Platecarpus somenensis, Plesioplatecarpus, Prognathodontini, Selmasaurus

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: aquatic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Syria (8 collections)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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