Baalsaurus Calvo and Gonzalez Riga 2019 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

Full reference: J. O. Calvo and B. Gonzalez Riga. 2019. Baalsaurus mansillai gen. et sp. nov. a new titanosaurian sauropod (Late Cretaceous) from Neuquén, Patagonia, Argentina. Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências 91(2):e20180661:-11

Parent taxon: Titanosauria according to J. O. Calvo and B. Gonzalez Riga 2019

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

Subtaxa: Baalsaurus mansillai

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Type: Baalsaurus mansillai

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Baal Quarry, Lago Barreales (MUCP) (Cretaceous of Argentina)

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