Theiophytalia kerri Brill and Carpenter 2007 (bird foot dinosaur)

Reptilia - Neornithischia

Full reference: K. Brill and K. Carpenter. 2007. A description of a new ornithopod from the Lytle Member of the Purgatoire Formation (Lower Cretaceous) and a reassessment of the skull of Camptosaurus. Horns and Beaks: Ceratopsian and Ornithopod Dinosaurs 49-67

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

See also Brill and Carpenter 2007, Carpenter and Ishida 2010, McDonald et al. 2010, McDonald et al. 2010 and Milito 2010

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: YPM 1887, a skull. Its type locality is Garden of the Gods, which is in an Aptian/Albian terrestrial sandstone in the Purgatoire Formation of Colorado.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Garden of the Gods

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