Named By: Yakovlev - 1991.
Classification: Chordata, Reptilia, Squamata, Mosasauridae.
Species: D. lutugini (type).
Known locations: Russia. Spain. Sweden.
Time period: Campanian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Skulls and partial post cranial fossils of several individuals.
Dollosaurus is a genus of mosasaur that swam and hunted in the seas of Europe during the Campanian stage of the Late Cretaceous. Dollosaurus was named after Louis Dollo, a Belgian palaeontologist who is remembered for his work studying mosasaurs.
- Dental and vertebral morphology of the enigmatic mosasaur Dollosaurus (Reptilia, mosasaur) from the lower Campanian (Upper Cretaceous) of southern Sweden. - Bulletin of the Geological Society of Denmakr 52: 17-25. - J. Lindgren - 2005.