Kleskunsaurus (Kleskun lizard).
Named By: R. L. Nydam, M. W. Caldwell & F. Fanti - 2010.
Classification: Chordata, Reptilia, Squamata, Scleroglossa, Scincomorpha.
Species: K. grandeprairiensis (type).
Known locations: Canada, Alberta - Wapiti Formation.
Time period: Campanian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Partial skull.
Kleskunsaurus is a genus of lizard that lived in Canada during the Cretaceous.
- Borioteiioidean lizard skulls from Kleskun Hil (Wapiti Formation; upper Campanian), west-central Alberta, Canada. - Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 30(4):1090-1099. - R. L. Nydam, M. W. Caldwell & F. Fanti - 2010.