Ruyangosaurus Lü et al. 2009 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

Full reference: J.-c. Lü, L. Xu, S.-h. Jia, X.-l. Zhang, J.-m. Zhang, L.-l. Yang, H.-l. You and Q. Ji. 2009. A new gigantic sauropod dinosaur from the Cretaceous of Ruyang, Henan, China. Geological Bulletin of China 28(1):1-10

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

See also Carballido et al. 2017, D'Emic 2012, Filippi et al. 2019, Lü et al. 2009, Mannion and Calvo 2011 and Mannion et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Adamantisaurus, Aegyptosaurus, Andesauridae, Andesauroidea, Andesaurus, Argyrosaurinae, Argyrosaurus, Baalsaurus, Balochisauridae, Barrosasaurus, Brasilotitan, Choconsaurus, Daxiatitan, Diamantinasaurus, Epachthosaurus, Eutitanosauria, Kaijutitan, Karongasaurus, Malakhelisaurus, Malarguesaurus, Mongolosaurus, Narambuenatitan, Pakisauridae, Petrobrasaurus, Rukwatitan, Savannasaurus, Titanopodus, Titanosauridae, Xianshanosaurus

Subtaxa: Ruyangosaurus giganteus

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Shengshuigou, Shaping village (Cretaceous of China)

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