Polyptychodon interruptus Owen, 1841

The Natural History Museum

The Natural History Museum
London, United Kingdom

  • Title: Polyptychodon interruptus Owen, 1841
  • Type status: Cited
  • State province: England
  • Specific epithet: interruptus
  • Scientific name authorship: Owen, 1841
  • Phylum: Chordata
  • Order: Plesiosauria
  • Latest period or highest system: Cretaceous
  • Latest era or highest erathem: Mesozoic
  • Latest epoch or Highest series: Late Cretaceous
  • Latest eon or highest eonothem: Phanerozoic
  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Identified by: Richard Lydekker; Lydekker
  • Higher geography: Europe; United Kingdom; England; East Sussex; Lewes
  • Higher classification: Animalia; Chordata; Reptilia; Sauropterygia; Plesiosauria
  • Group: Chalk Group
  • Genus: Polyptychodon
  • Earliest period or lowest system: Cretaceous
  • Earliest era or lowest erathem: Mesozoic
  • Earliest epoch or lowest series: Late Cretaceous
  • Earliest eon or Lowest eonothem: Phanerozoic
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Continent: Europe
  • Class: Reptilia