Barrosasaurus casamiquelai Salgado and Coria 2009 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

Full reference: L. Salgado and R. A. Coria. 2009. Barrosasaurus casamiquelai gen. et sp. nov., a new titanosaur (Dinosauria, Sauropoda) from the Anacleto Formation (Late Cretaceous: early Campanian) of Sierra Barrosa (Neuquén, Argentina). Zootaxa 2222:1-16

Belongs to Barrosasaurus according to L. Salgado and R. A. Coria 2009

See also Casal and Ibiricu 2010 and Mannion and Otero 2012

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MCF-PVPH-447/1-3, a set of vertebrae. Its type locality is Sierra Barrosa (ACDP), which is in a Campanian/Campanian fluvial sandstone in the Anacleto Formation of Argentina.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Sierra Barrosa (ACDP)

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