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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Sauropsida
Subclass: Sauropterygia
Order: Plesiosauria
Superfamily: Plesiosauroidea
Family: Polycotylidae
Genus: Eopolycotylus
Albright, Gillette, and Titus, 2007
  • E. rankini Albright et al., 2007 (type)

Eopolycotylus is an extinct genus of Polycotylid plesiosaur known from the Cenomanian-age Tropic Shale of Utah.[1]

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  1. ^ L. B. Albright, D. D. Gillette, and A. L. Titus. 2007. Plesiosaurs from the Upper Cretaceous (Cenomanian-Turonian) Tropic Shale of southern Utah, part 2: Polycotylidae. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 27(1):41-58