Aardonyx Yates et al. 2010 (saurischian)

Reptilia - Saurischia

Full reference: A. M. Yates, M. F. Bonnan, J. Neveling, A. Chinsamy, and M. G. Blackbeard. 2010. A new transitional sauropodomorph dinosaur from the Early Jurassic of South Africa and the evolution of sauropod feeding and quadrupedalism. Proceedings of The Royal Society B 277(1682):787-794

Parent taxon: Sauropodiformes according to B. W. McPhee et al. 2015

See also Apaldetti et al. 2011, Otero and Pol 2013 and Yates et al. 2010

Sister taxa: Antetonitrus, Blikanasaurus, Camelotia, Gongxianosaurus, Jingshanosaurus, Ledumahadi, Leonerasaurus, Lessemsaurus, Melanorosaurus, Meroktenos, Mussaurus, Sauropoda, Sefapanosaurus, Seitaad, Xingxiulong, Yunnanosaurus

Subtaxa: Aardonyx celestae

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Ecology:

Distribution: found only at Marc's Quarry, farm Spion Kop 932 (BPI) (Jurassic of South Africa)

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