Definition of Pleiosaurus. Meaning of Pleiosaurus. Synonyms of Pleiosaurus

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Pleiosaurus. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Pleiosaurus and, of course, Pleiosaurus synonyms and on the right images related to the word Pleiosaurus.

Definition of Pleiosaurus

Pleiosaurus
Pleiosaurus Plei`o*sau"rus, n. [NL.] (Paleon.) Same as Pliosaurus.

Meaning of Pleiosaurus from wikipedia

- wastebasket taxon Plesiosaurus in its own subgenus Pleiosaurus, creating Plesiosaurus (Pleiosaurus) brachydeirus. Later that year or in 1842, Owen published...
- himself to the County Museum of Dorset. These included a fore paddle of a Pleiosaurus macromerus, and the tusks and molars of a Mammuthus meridionalis. After...
- P. philarchus, he also reclassified "Plesiosaurus" sterrodeirus and "Pleiosaurus" aequalis (a species named by John Phillips in 1871): 365  as members...