Carinodens Thurmond 1969 (mosasaur)

Reptilia - Squamata - Mosasauridae

Synonym: Compressidens Dollo 1924 [replaced name]

Full reference: J. T. Thurmond. 1969. New name for the mosasaur Compressidens Dollo, 1924. Journal of Paleontology 43(5):1298

Parent taxon: Globidensini according to A. S. Schulp et al. 2009

See also Schulp et al. 2006, Schulp et al. 2004, Sepkoski 2002, Thurmond 1969 and Wells and Houston 2001

Sister taxa: Globidens, Prognathodon

Subtaxa: Carinodens belgicus Carinodens fraasi Carinodens minalmamar

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Type: Globidens fraasi

Ecology: aquatic carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Belgium (1 collection), Morocco (2), the Netherlands (1), the Russian Federation (1), Ukraine (1)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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