Ruyangosaurus Lü et al. 2009 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

Full reference: J.-c. Lü, L. Xu, S.-h. Jia, X.-l. Zhang, J.-m. Zhang, L.-l. Yang, H.-l. You and Q. Ji. 2009. A new gigantic sauropod dinosaur from the Cretaceous of Ruyang, Henan, China. Geological Bulletin of China 28(1):1-10

Parent taxon: Titanosauria according to J. L. Carballido et al. 2017

See also D'Emic 2012, Lü et al. 2009, Mannion and Calvo 2011 and Mannion et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Adamantisaurus, Aegyptosaurus, Andesauridae, Andesauroidea, Andesaurus, Argyrosaurinae, Argyrosaurus, Australodocus, Balochisauridae, Baotianmansaurus, Barrosasaurus, Brasilotitan, Choconsaurus, Daxiatitan, Diamantinasaurus, Dongyangosaurus, Jainosaurus, Karongasaurus, Ligabuesaurus, Malakhelisaurus, Malarguesaurus, Mongolosaurus, Pakisauridae, Rukwatitan, Savannasaurus, Titanopodus, Titanosauridae, Uberabatitan, Vahiny, Xianshanosaurus, Yongjinglong

Subtaxa: Ruyangosaurus giganteus

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Shengshuigou, Shaping village (Cretaceous of China)

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