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Temporal range: Middle Triassic
Anarosaurus heterodontus humeri.png
Anarosaurus heterodontus humeri
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Superorder: Sauropterygia
Order: Nothosauroidea
Family: Pachypleurosauridae
Genus: Anarosaurus
Dames, 1890
  • A. pumilio Dames, 1890 (type)
  • A. heterodontus Rieppel & Kebang, 1995

Anarosaurus is an extinct genus of pachypleurosaurs that lived in the Middle Triassic period (Anisian).[1]


  1. ^ Klein, N. (2009). "Skull morphology of Anarosaurus heterodontus (Reptilia: Sauropterygia: Pachypleurosauria) from the Lower Muschelkalk of the Germanic Basin (Winterswijk, the Netherlands)". Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. 29 (3): 665. doi:10.1671/039.029.0327.

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