Lariosaurus hongguoensis Jiang et al. 2006 (diapsid)

Reptilia - Sauropterygia - Nothosauridae

Full reference: D.-Y. Jiang, M. W. Maisch, Z.-Y. Sun, Y.-L. Sun, and W.-C. Hao. 2006. A new species of Lariosaurus (Reptilia, Sauropterygia) from the Middle Anisian (Middle Triassic) of southwestern China. Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie-Abhandlungen 242(1):19-42

Belongs to Lariosaurus according to D.-Y. Jiang et al. 2006

Sister taxa: Lariosaurus balsami, Lariosaurus buzzii, Lariosaurus curionii, Lariosaurus lavizzarii, Lariosaurus teutonicus, Lariosaurus valceresii, Lariosaurus vosseveldensis, Lariosaurus xingyiensis, Rhaeticonia rothpletzi

Type specimen: GMPKU-P-1011, a skeleton. Its type locality is Near Yangjuan Village, which is in a Pelsonian marine horizon in the Guanling Formation of China.

Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Near Yangjuan Village

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