Fossil and Life Reconstruction of Askeptosaurus (image) University of Zurich Share Print E-Mail Caption This is a fossil and life reconstruction of Askeptosaurus, a large marine saurian from the Triassic time period. Such thalattosaurs (meaning 'marine or ocean lizards') could reach lengths of more than 4 meters. Credit Picture: UZH Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.