Aardonyx celestae 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

Belongs to Aardonyx according to A. M. Yates et al. 2010

See also Reisz et al. 2010 and Yates et al. 2011

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: BP/1/6254, a maxilla (rostral half of the left maxilla). Its type locality is Marc's Quarry, farm Spion Kop 932 (BPI), which is in a Hettangian/Sinemurian channel mudstone/sandstone in the Elliot Formation of South Africa.


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

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