Named By: V. Fischer, N. Bardet, M. Guiomar & P. Godefroit - 2014.
Classification: Chordata, Reptilia, Ichthyosauria, Ophthalmosauridae, Platypterygiinae.
Species: S. seeleyi (type).
Known locations: England - Gault Formation, West Melbury Marly Chalk Formation. France - Marnes bleues Formation.
Time period: Albian-Cenomanian? of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Partial remains of several individuals.
Sisteronia is a genus of ophtahlmosaurid ichthyosaur that lived in European seas during the end of the early Cretaceous to perhaps into the early part of the late Cretaceous.
- High diversity in Cretaceous ichthyosaurs from Europe prior to their extinction. - PLoS ONE 9(1):e84709. - V. Fischer, N. Bardet, M. Guiomar & P. Godefroit - 2014.