Serpianosaurus Rieppel 1989 (diapsid)

Reptilia - Sauropterygia - Pachypleurosauridae

Full reference: O. Rieppel. 1989. A New Pachypleurosaur (Reptilia: Sauropterygia) from the Middle Triassic of Monte San Giorgio, Switzerland. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, Series B, Biological Sciences 323(1212):1-73

Parent taxon: Pachypleuridae according to O. Rieppel 1989

See also Carroll 1988, Rieppel 2000, Rieppel and Lin 1995 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Anarosaurus, Dactylosaurus, Hanosaurus, Keichousaurus, Pachypleurosaurus, Psilotrachelosaurus

Subtaxa: Serpianosaurus germanicus Serpianosaurus mirigiolensis

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Type: Serpianosaurus mirigiolensis

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Triassic of Germany (1 collection), Switzerland (13)

Total: 14 collections each including a single occurrence

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