Name: Neosteneosaurus ‭(‬New Steneosaurus‭).
Phonetic: Ne-o-sten-e-o-sor-us.
Named By: Michela M.Johnson,‭ ‬Mark T.‭ ‬Young‭ & ‬Stephen L.‭ ‬Brusatte‭ ‬-‭ ‬2020.
Synonyms: Steneosaurus durobrivensis,‭ ‬Steneosaurus hulkei.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Reptilia,‭ ‬Thalattosuchia,‭ ‬Machimosauridae,‭ ‬Machimosaurinae.
Species: N.‭ ‬edwardsi‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Piscivore/Carnivore.
Size: Unavailable.
Known locations: France‭ ‬-‭ ‬Marnes de Dives.‭ ‬UK‭ ‬-‭ ‬Oxford Clay.
Time period: Mid Jurassic.
Fossil representation: Partial remains.

       Neosteneosaurus is a genus of thalattosuchian that lived in the waters of Europe during the mid Jurassic.‭ ‬The establishment of the Neosteneosaurus genus was born out of a major review of the old Steneosaurus genus which for a long time was treated as a wastebasket formed fossils that had a basic superficial likeness to one another.

Further reading
-‭ ‬The phylogenetics of Teleosauroidea‭ (‬Crocodylomorpha,‭ ‬Thalattosuchia‭) ‬and implications for their ecology and evolution.‭ ‬-‭ ‬PeerJ.‭ ‬8:‭ ‬e9808.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Michela M.Johnson,‭ ‬Mark T.‭ ‬Young‭ & ‬Stephen L.‭ ‬Brusatte‭ ‬-‭ ‬2020.


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