Thalassomedon was a plesiosaur, a type of marine reptile. It was not a dinosaur, though it coexisted with many dinosaurs. Thalassomedon lived during the Late Cretaceous.

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Thalassomedon was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • S. P. Welles. 1943. Elasmosaurid plesiosaurs with description of new material from California and Colorado. Memoirs of the University of California 13:125-254