Mixosaurus Baur 1887 (ichthyosaur)

Reptilia - Ichthyosauria - Mixosauridae

Synonym: Sangiorgiosaurus Brinkmann 1998

Parent taxon: Mixosauridae according to J. Liu et al. 2013

See also Appleby 1967, Appleby 1979, Brinkmann 1998, Carroll 1988, Jiang et al. 2006, Maisch 2010, Maisch and Matzke 2000, Maisch and Matzke 2001, Merriam 1908, Motani 1999, Sander 2000 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Ancanamuninae, Barracudasauroides, Barracudasaurus, Mixosaurinae, Phalarodon, Phalarodontinae

Subtaxa: Mixosaurus cornalianus Mixosaurus kuhnschnyderi Mixosaurus xindianensis

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Triassic of China (2 collections), Italy (1), Switzerland (3), United States (3: Nevada)

Total: 9 collections each including a single occurrence

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