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Acamptonectes by ngzver

Acamptonectes is an extinct genus of ophthalmosaurid ichthyosaur known from England and GermanyAcamptonectes is one of only eight genera of ichthyosaurs known to have existed into the Cretaceous.[1] Fossils have been collected from the Hauterivian stage of England and Germany and from the Cambridge Greensand Formation, eastern United Kingdom, dating to late Albian or early Cenomanian stage, of the Early Cretaceous-Late Cretaceous boundary. Acamptonectes was first described in 2012 and the type species is Acamptonectes densus.

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