Anguanax Cau and Fanti 2016 (plesiosaur)

Reptilia - Sauropterygia - Pliosauridae

Full reference: A. Cau and F. Fanti. 2016. High evolutionary rates and the origin of the Rosso Ammonitico Veronese Formation (Middle-Upper Jurassic of Italy) reptiles. Historical Biology 28(7):952-962

Parent taxon: Pliosauridae according to A. Cau and F. Fanti 2016

Sister taxa: Arminisaurus, Attenborosaurus, Cryonectes, Hauffiosaurus, Marmornectes, Megalneusaurus, Pachycostasaurus, Pliosaurus aequalis, Pliosaurus evansi, Polyptchodon, Simolestinae, Sinopliosaurus, Stenorhynchosaurus, Strongylokrotaphus, Thalassiodracon, Thalassophonea

Subtaxa: Anguanax zignoi

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Ecology: aquatic carnivore

Distribution: found only at Kaberlaba quarry, near Asiago (Jurassic of Italy)

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