Phalarodon Merriam 1910 (ichthyosaur)

Reptilia - Ichthyosauria - Mixosauridae

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

See also Carroll 1988, Jiang et al. 2007, Maisch 2010, Maisch and Matzke 2000, Maisch and Matzke 2001, Sander 2000 and Sepkoski 2002

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

Subtaxa: Phalarodon atavus Phalarodon callawayi Phalarodon fraasi Phalarodon major Phalarodon nordenskioeldii

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Ecology: nektonic carnivore

Distribution:

• Triassic of Canada (3: British Columbia collections), China (2), Germany (3), Svalbard and Jan Mayen (1), United States (2: Nevada)

Total: 11 collections including 13 occurrences

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