Teleidosaurus joberti Eudes-Deslongchamps 1867 (marine crocodile)

Reptilia - Loricata

Belongs to Teleidosaurus according to Eudes-Deslongchamps 1867

Sister taxon: Teleidosaurus calvadosii

Type specimen: BMNH 32612 (cast of type), a mandible (anterior fragment of right mandible). Its type locality is Great Oolite, Caen, Normandy (BMNH Tesson collection), which is in a Bathonian marine horizon in the Great Oolite Formation of France.

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Great Oolite, Caen, Normandy (BMNH Tesson collection)

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