Ichthyosaurus Animal Pictures

Ichthyosaurus communis

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Ichthyosaurus fossil

Ichthyosaurus fossil
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Ichthyosaurus was an 11-foot-long marine reptile, not a dinosaur.

Giant Ichthyosaurus 3D Rendered

Giant Ichthyosaurus 3D Rendered
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Ichthyosaurus is often compared to a dolphin or a shark though it is related to neither species.

Liopleurodon attacks Ichthyosaurus - Liopleurodon was a giant marine reptile that hunted Ichthyosaurus dinosaurs in Jurassic Seas

Liopleurodon attacks Ichthyosaurus - Liopleurodon was a giant marine reptile that hunted Ichthyosaurus dinosaurs in Jurassic Seas
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Ichthyosaurus was near the top of the food chain, but they were attacked by larger carnivores like this Liopleurodon.