Chaohusaurus Young and Dong 1972 (ichthyosaur)

Reptilia - Ichthyosauria - Grippiidae

Synonyms: Anhuisaurus Chen 1985, Chensaurus Mazin Suteethora et al. 1991

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

See also Maisch and Matzke 2000, Motani 1999, Motani et al. 1996 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxon: Grippia

Subtaxa: Chaohusaurus chaoxianensis Chaohusaurus geishanensis Chaohusaurus zhangjiawanensis

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Type: Chaohusaurus geishanensis

Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Triassic of China (6 collections)

Total: 6 collections including 8 occurrences

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