Baotianmansaurus Zhang et al. 2009 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

Full reference: X. Zhang, J. Lü, J. Li, L. Yang, W. Hu, S. Jia, Q. Ji and C. Zhang. 2009. A new sauropod dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous Gaogou Formation of Nanyang, Henan Province. Acta Geologica Sinica 83(2):212-221

Parent taxon: Somphospondyli according to P. D. Mannion et al. 2019

See also D'Emic 2012, Mannion and Calvo 2011, Mannion et al. 2013, Poropat et al. 2016 and Zhang et al. 2009

Sister taxa: Abdarainurus, Agustinia, Agustinia ligabuei, Angolatitan, Arkharavia, Arkharavia heterocoelica, Astrophocaudia, Australodocus, Austrosaurus, Brontomerus, Chubutisaurus, Dongbeititan, Dongyangosaurus, Euhelopodidae, Europatitan, Gannansaurus, Huabeisaurus, Huanghetitan, Huanghetitan ruyangensis, Jiangshanosaurus, Ligabuesaurus, Liubangosaurus, Padillasaurus, Sauroposeidon, Sibirotitan, Sonidosaurus, Tastavinsaurus, Titanosauria, Triunfosaurus, Wintonotitan, Yunmenglong

Subtaxa: Baotianmansaurus henanensis

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Neixiang County (Cretaceous of China)

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