Mosasaurus caroliniensis Gibbes 1851 (mosasaur)

Reptilia - Squamata - Mosasauridae

Alternative combination: Mosasaurus carolinensis

Full reference: R. W. Gibbes. 1851. Memoir on Mosasaurus and the three allied new genera, Holcodus, Conosaurus, and Amphorosteus. Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge 2(5):1-13

Belongs to Mosasaurus according to R. W. Gibbes 1851

See also Hay 1902

Sister taxa: Mosasaurus beaugei, Mosasaurus conodon, Mosasaurus couperi, Mosasaurus dekayi, Mosasaurus gracilis, Mosasaurus grosjeani, Mosasaurus hobetsuensis, Mosasaurus hoffmanni, Mosasaurus iembeensis, Mosasaurus impar, Mosasaurus lemonnieri, Mosasaurus lonzeensis, Mosasaurus mangahouangae, Mosasaurus maximilliani, Mosasaurus minor, Mosasaurus missouriensis, Mosasaurus mokoroa, Macrosaurus validus, Nectoportheus validus

Ecology: aquatic carnivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Mosasaurus caroliniensis in the database

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