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Zephyrosaurus

Reptilia - Thescelosauridae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1980Zephyrosaurus Sues p. 53 figs. 2-18
1983Zephyrosaurus Weishampel and Weishampel p. 44
1984Zephyrosaurus Milner and Norman p. 146
1984Zephyrosaurus Norman pp. 342-344 fig. 7
1984Zephyrosaurus Russell p. 23
1986Zephyrosaurus Sereno
1988Zephyrosaurus Carroll
1989Zephyrosaurus Galton p. 218
1990Zephyrosaurus Benton p. 26
1990Zephyrosaurus Sues and Norman p. 500
1992Zephyrosaurus Weishampel and Heinrich p. 163
1994Zephyrosaurus Carpenter p. 290
1997Zephyrosaurus Sues p. 357
2003Zephyrosaurus Godefroit and Knoll p. 6
2004Zephyrosaurus Norman et al. p. 396
2004Zephyrosaurus Stanford et al. p. 257
2012Zephyrosaurus Han et al. p. 1391 fig. 14
2013Zephyrosaurus Brown et al. p. 512
2018Zephyrosaurus Madzia et al. p. 973 fig. 4

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
RankNameAuthor
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Ornithischia()
Neornithischia()
familyThescelosauridae
subfamilyOrodrominae
genusZephyrosaurus

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: hydroxyapatiteo
Entire body: yeso
Adult length: 10 to < 100o
Adult width: 1.0 to < 10o
Adult height: 1.0 to < 10o
Architecture: compact or denseo
Ontogeny: accretion, modification of partso
Grouping: gregariouso
Environment: terrestrialo
Locomotion: actively mobileo
Life habit: ground dwellingo
Diet: herbivoreo
Reproduction: oviparouso
Dispersal: direct/internalo
Dispersal 2: mobileo
Created: 2004-12-14 12:50:52
Modified: 2004-12-14 14:50:52
Source: o = order
References: Kiessling 2004, Marsh 1875

Age range: Albian or 113.00000 to 100.50000 Ma

Collections (4 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Aptian - Albian125.0 - 100.5USA (Wyoming) Z. sp. (137567 137577)
Albian113.0 - 100.5USA (Montana) Z. schaffi (69693)
Albian113.0 - 100.5USA (Wyoming) Z. sp. (137562)