Californosaurus Kuhn 1934 (ichthyosaur)

Reptilia - Ichthyosauria - Californosauridae

Synonym: Delphinosaurus Merriam 1905

Parent taxon: Californosauridae according to M. W. Maisch 2010

See also Carroll 1988, Kuhn 1964, Maisch and Matzke 2000, Merriam 1908, Motani 1999 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxon: Callawayia

Subtaxa: Californosaurus perrini

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Triassic of United States (2: California collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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