Named By: S. Sachs & B Kear - 2017.
Classification: Chordata, Reptilia, Sauropterygia, Plesiosauria, Pliosauridae.
Species: A. schuberti (type).
Size: Estimated between 3 to 4 meters long.
Known locations: Germany.
Time period: Pliensbachian of the Jurassic.
Fossil representation: Partial post cranial skeleton.
is a genus of pliosaurid
plesiosaur that lived in Waters submerging
what is now Germany during the early Jurassic. Arminisaurus
after Arminius, a Germanic tribal chieftain who commanded the
Germanic tribal alliance forces at the Battle of the Teutoburg Forest
in which The Roman Empire suffered a major defeat.
- A rare new Pliensbachian plesiosaurian from the Amaltheenton Formation of Bielefeld in northwestern Germany". Alcheringa: 1–14. - S. Sachs & B Kear - 2017.