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  • noun zoology Any member of the Pliosauridae.

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Examples

  • A smallish, gracile-snouted pliosaurid, Peloneustes, is shown at far left in the scene.

    Archive 2006-07-01

  • The small, short-necked plesiosaur near the sea floor is the pachyostotic pliosaurid Pachycostasaurus, described by Cruickshank et al. (1996).

    Archive 2006-07-01

  • The small, short-necked plesiosaur near the sea floor is the pachyostotic pliosaurid Pachycostasaurus, described by Cruickshank et al. (1996).

    Life in the Oxford Clay sea

  • A smallish, gracile-snouted pliosaurid, Peloneustes, is shown at far left in the scene.

    Life in the Oxford Clay sea

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