Nichollssaura was a plesiosaur, a type of marine reptile. It was not a dinosaur, though it coexisted with many dinosaurs. The first Nichollssaura fossil was discovered in 2009.

All the Nichollssaura illustrations below were collected from the internet. Enjoy and explore:

Nichollssaura was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • P. S. Druckenmiller and A. P. Russell. 2008. Skeletal anatomy of an exceptionally complete specimen of a new genus of plesiosaur from the Early Cretaceous (Early Albian) of northeastern Alberta, Canada. Palaeontographica. Abteilung A: Palaeozoologie-Stratigraphie 283(1-3):1-33