†family Andesauridae Calvo and Bonaparte 1991 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Andesauridae

Alternative spelling: Andesaurinae

Full reference: J. O. Calvo and J. F. Bonaparte. 1991. Andesaurus delgadoi gen. et sp. nov. (Saurischia-Sauropoda), dinosaurio Titanosauridae de la Formacion Rio Limay (Albiano-Cenomaniano), Neuquén, Argentina [Andesaurus delgadoi gen. et sp. nov. (Saurischia-Sauropoda), a titnosaurid dinosaur from Rio Limay Formation (Albian-Cenomanian), Neuquén, Argentina]. Ameghiniana 28(3-4):303-310

Parent taxon: Titanosauria according to J. F. Bonaparte 1996

See also Apesteguía 2005, Bonaparte 1999, Bonaparte and Coria 1993, Calvo and Bonaparte 1991, Malkani 2008, McIntosh 1997 and Russell 1996

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

Subtaxa: none

Type: Andesaurus

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Andesauridae in the database

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