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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata (Haeckel 1847) / Fish
Subphylum: Vertebrata (Lamarck 1801)
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata (Gegenbaur 1874)
Superclass: Tetrapoda (Goodrich 1930)
Class: Reptilia (Laurenti 1768) / Reptile
Superorder: Crocodylomorpha (Hay 1930)
Suborder: Thalattosuchia (Fraas 1901)
Superfamily: Metriorhynchoidea (Fitzinger 1843)
Family: Metriorhynchidae (Fitzinger 1843)
Genus: Dakosaurus (Quenstedt 1856)
Species: Dakosaurus maximus (Plieninger 1846)


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Right mandible with 1 germ tooth in situ and other detached teeth

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Purchased 9.4.1988

Collection place

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United Kingdom > England > Oxfordshire
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