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Reptilia - Sauropterygia - Nothosauridae
If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.
|O. Rieppel and R. Wild 1996||A species of Nothosaurus of small size (total length of skull not exceeding 140 mm); posterior (nasal) processes of the premaxillae reach to a level well behind the posterior margin of the external nares; upper temporal fenestrae broad anteriorly; elongated pineal foramen located in a deep trough at two thirds of the parietal; a sagittal crest present behind the pineal foramen; basioccipital tubers equal in size to occipital condyle.|