Palaeopleurosaurus Carroll 1985 (rhynchocephalian)

Reptilia - Rhynchocephalia - Pleurosauridae

Full reference: R. L. Carroll. 1985. A pleurosaur from the Lower Jurassic and the taxonomic position of the Sphenodontida. Palaeontographica Abteilung A 189:1-28

Parent taxon: Pleurosauridae according to J. A. Herrera-Flores et al. 2018

See also Apesteguia et al. 2012, ApesteguĂ­a and Novas 2003, Carroll 1988, Klein and Scheyer 2017, Rauhut et al. 2012, Reynoso 2000 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxon: Pleurosaurus

Subtaxa: Palaeopleurosaurus posidoniae

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Type: Palaeopleurosaurus posidoniae

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Germany (4 collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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