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Name: Thalattosaurus Pronounced: Tha-La-Toe-Saw-Russ Classification: Thalattosauria Sub-family: Thalattosauridae Temporal Range: Middle to Late Triassic (241-223 Mya) Length: 2 metres Information: – Discovery: Thalattosaurus was first named in 1904 by American paleontologist John C. Merriam, alongside the creation of thalattosauria order. The original fossil specimen was … Continue reading

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