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Hydrorion (meaning 'water hunter') is an extinct genus of plesiosaur. It was found in Jurassic formations in Germany to Posidonia Shale formation.

Hydrorion
Temporal range: Middle Jurassic, Toarcian
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Skeleton
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Hydrorion

Grossmann et al., 2006
Type species
Hydrorion brachypterygius
Grossmann, 2006
Restoration

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  1. ^ Ketchum HF, Benson RBJ. Global interrelationships of Plesiosaur (Reptilia, Sauropterygia) and the pivotal role of taxon sampling in determining the outcome of phylogenetic analyses. Biological Reviews