Diplodocus hallorum Gillette 1991 (diplodocine)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Diplodocidae

Alternative combinations: Seismosaurus halli, Seismosaurus hallorum

Full reference: D. D. Gillette. 1991. Seismosaurus halli, gen. et sp. nov., a new sauropod dinosaur from the Morrison Formation (Upper Jurassic/Lower Cretaceous) of New Mexico, USA. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 11(4):417-433

Belongs to Diplodocus according to E. Tschopp et al. 2015

See also Carpenter 2006, Cerda 2008, Chure et al. 2006, Dumont et al. 2011, Gillette 1991, Herne and Lucas 2006, Hunt and Lucas 1993, Lee and Lee 2006, Lucas et al. 2006, Mateus 2006, Olshevsky 2000, Royo-Torres et al. 2006, Upchurch et al. 2004 and Wilson 2002

Sister taxa: Diplodocus carnegii, Diplodocus longus

Type specimen: NMMNH P-3690, a set of postcrania. Its type locality is NMMNH locality L-344, which is in a Kimmeridgian/Tithonian channel sandstone in the Morrison Formation of New Mexico.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of United States (3: New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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