Valdosaurus canaliculatus Galton 1975

Reptilia - Neornithischia - Dryosauridae

Alternative combination: Dryosaurus canaliculatus

Synonyms: Camptosaurus valdensis Lydekker 1889, Iguanodon valdensis Lydekker 1889

Full reference: P. M. Galton. 1975. English hypsilophodontid dinosaurs (Reptilia: Ornithischia). Palaeontology 18(4):741-752

Belongs to Valdosaurus according to W. Zheng et al. 2013

See also Blows 1983, Blows 1998, Butler et al. 2008, Galton 1974, Galton 1975, Galton 1977, Galton 1980, Galton 1980, Galton and Molnar 2005, Galton and Taquet 1982, Grigorescu 1992, Hübner 2016, Jurcsák 1982, Jurcsak and Popa 1979, Kuhn 1964, Madzia et al. 2018, Mansel-Pleydell 1902, McDonald et al. 2012, McDonald et al. 2010, Molnar 1980, Naish and Martill 2008, Nopcsa 1902, Norman 1997, Norman 2004, Pereda Suberbiola et al. 2006, Ruiz-Omeñaca and Canudo 2003, Ruiz-Omeñaca et al. 2007, Ryan 1997, Sanz et al. 1987, Sereno 1986, Stanford et al. 2004, Sues and Norman 1990, Swinton 1936, Tallodi Posmosanu and Popa 1997, Van Den Broeck 1900, Weishampel and Weishampel 1983, Winkler 1893 and Woodward and Sherborn 1890

Sister taxa: none

Type specimens:

  • Valdosaurus canaliculatus: BMNH R184, 185, a limb element (femur). Its type locality is Hypsilophodon Bed, Cowleaze Chine, which is in a Barremian terrestrial marl/claystone in the Wessex Formation of the United Kingdom.
  • Camptosaurus valdensis: BMNH R.167, a limb element (femur).

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Romania (1 collection), the United Kingdom (3)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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