Archaeonectrus Novozhilov 1964 (plesiosaur)

Reptilia - Sauropterygia - Rhomaleosauridae

Parent taxon: Rhomaleosauridae according to R. B. J. Benson and P. S. Druckenmiller 2014

See also Benson et al. 2012, Carroll 1988, Ketchum and Benson 2010, Ketchum and Benson 2011 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Anningasaura, Avalonnectes, Bishanopliosaurus, Borealonectes, Eurycleidus, Macroplata, Maresaurus, Meyerasaurus, Rhomaleosaurus, Thaumatodracon, Yuzhoupliosaurus

Subtaxa: Archaeonectrus rostratus

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Ecology: aquatic carnivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of the United Kingdom (1 collection)

• Triassic of the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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