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meaning: "Small collarbone"
Named By: Watson in 1909
Time Period: Early Jurassic
Location: England
Size: Unavailable
Diet: Piscivore
Fossil(s): At least one almost complete specimen
Classification: | Chordata | Reptilia | Sauropterygia | Plesisauria | Plesiosauridea |
Also known as: | Plesiosaurus homalospondylus | Plesiosaurus macropterus |

Microcleidus is an extinct genus of sauropterygian reptile belonging to the plesiosauroidea suborder. It was about the size of a medium-sized dolphin, reaching a length of 3 metres (9.8 ft). The species has 40 neck vertebrae and a short tail of 28 vertebrae.

Read more about Microcleidus at Wikipedia
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