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meaning: "Near Tylosaurus"
Named By: Charles Lewis Camp in 1942
Time Period: Late Cretaceous, 70 Ma
Location: USA - California - Moreno Formation
Size: Holotype skull about 90 centimetres long, estimated total length roughly 6.5 meters long
Diet: Carnivore/Piscivore
Fossil(s): Skull and jaw
Classification: | Chordata | Reptilia | Squamata | Mosasauridae | Mosasaurinae |

Plesiotylosaurus is a genus of mosasaur from the Maastrichtian stage of the Late Cretaceous of North America.

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