Petrobrasaurus Filippi et al. 2011 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

Full reference: L. S. Filippi, J. I. Canudo, J. L. Salgado, A. Garrido, R. García, I. Cerda, and A. Otero. 2011. A new sauropod titanosaur from the Plottier Formation (Upper Cretaceous) of Patagonia (Argentina). Geologica Acta 9(1):1-12

Parent taxon: Titanosauria according to L. S. Filippi 2015

See also Coria et al. 2013 and Filippi et al. 2011

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

Subtaxa: Petrobrasaurus puestohernandezi

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Type: Petrobrasaurus puestohernandezi

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Puesto Hernández locality, PH 1597 (Cretaceous of Argentina)

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