Epachthosaurus Powell 1990 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

Alternative spelling: Epachtosaurus

Full reference: J. E. Powell. 1990. Epachthosaurus sciuttoi (gen. et sp. nov.), un dinosaurio sauropodo del Cretácico de Patagonia (Provincia de Chubut, Argentina) [Epachthosaurus sciuttoi (gen. et sp. nov.), a sauropod dinosaur from the Cretaceous of Patagonia (Chubut province, Argentina)]. Actas del V Congreso Argentino de Paleontologia y Bioestratigrafia, Tucumán, Argentina 1:123-128

Parent taxon: Titanosauria according to L. S. Filippi et al. 2019

See also Apesteguía 2005, Bonaparte 1996, Bonaparte and Coria 1993, Calvo et al. 2007, Calvo et al. 2007, Carballido et al. 2017, Casal and Ibiricu 2010, Curry Rogers 2005, Filippi et al. 2011, Franco-Rosas et al. 2004, González Riga et al. 2018, González Riga and Ortiz David 2014, González Riga et al. 2009, Jacobs et al. 1996, Ksepka and Norell 2010, Mannion and Calvo 2011, Martínez et al. 2004, Martínez and Novas 2006, Novas 1997, Poropat et al. 2016, Powell 2003, Salgado 1996, Salgado 2003, Salgado and Calvo 1997, Salgado et al. 1997, Salgado and Coria 2005, Salgado and Martínez 1993, Smith et al. 2001, Upchurch et al. 2004, Wilson 2002 and Wilson and Sereno 1998

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

Subtaxa: Epachthosaurus sciuttoi

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Argentina (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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