Muraenosaurus was a plesiosaur, a type of marine reptile. It was not a dinosaur, though it coexisted with many dinosaurs. The first Muraenosaurus fossil was discovered in 1874.
Quick facts about Muraenosaurus:
- Existed from 166.1 million years ago to Oxfordian Age
- Lived in a marine habitat
- Was a carnivore
- Reproduced by live birth
- 11 different specimens have been found by paleontologists
All the Muraenosaurus illustrations below were collected from the internet. Enjoy and explore: