Tanystropheus von Meyer 1852 (archosauromorph)

Reptilia - Eosuchia - Tanystropheidae

Alternative spelling: Tanystrophaeus

Synonyms: Macroscelosaurus M√ľnster 1852, Tribelesodon Bassani 1886

Parent taxon: Tanystropheidae according to M. D. Ezcurra 2016

See also Benton 1985, Carroll 1988, Chatterjee 1980, Chatterjee 1986, Cope 1887, Huene 1902, Huene 1909, Huene 1914, Huene 1914, Huene 1914, Huene 1914, Huene 1914, Huene 1920, Kuhn 1942, Nopcsa 1928, Owen 1861, Renesto 2005, Sennikov 2011, von Zittel 1911 and Zittel 1890

Sister taxa: Amotosaurus, Augustaburiania, Dinocephalosaurus, Gwyneddichnium, Langobardisaurus, Macrocnemus, Protanystropheus, Tanytrachelos

Subtaxa: Chelyzoon Chelyzoon blezingeri Chelyzoon latum Nothosaurus blezingeri Tanystrophaeus posthumus Tanystropheus biharicus Tanystropheus conspicuus Tanystropheus fossai Tanystropheus haasi Tanystropheus longobardicus Tanystropheus meridensis Tribelesodon longobardicus

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Ecology: ground dwelling piscivore

Distribution:

• Triassic of China (1 collection), Germany (6), Israel (2), Italy (1), Romania (1), Switzerland (3), the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 15 collections including 16 occurrences

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