Cimoliasaurus chilensis (Gay, 1848)

The Natural History Museum

The Natural History Museum
London, United Kingdom

  • Title: Cimoliasaurus chilensis (Gay, 1848)
  • Specific epithet: chilensis
  • Scientific name authorship: (Gay, 1848)
  • Phylum: Chordata
  • Order: Plesiosauria
  • Locality: San Vincente
  • Latest period or highest system: Cretaceous
  • Latest era or highest erathem: Mesozoic
  • Latest eon or highest eonothem: Phanerozoic
  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Identified by: Richard Lydekker; Lydekker
  • Higher geography: South America; Chile; Concepcion; San Vincente
  • Higher classification: Animalia; Chordata; Reptilia; Sauropterygia; Plesiosauria
  • Genus: Cimoliasaurus
  • Earliest period or lowest system: Cretaceous
  • Earliest era or lowest erathem: Mesozoic
  • Earliest eon or Lowest eonothem: Phanerozoic
  • Country: Chile
  • Continent: South America
  • Class: Reptilia