Dashanpusaurus Peng et al. 2005 (camarasaurid)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Camarasauridae

Full reference: G. Peng, Y. Ye, Y. Gao, C. Shu, and S. Jiang. 2005. A new camarasaurid from the Middle Jurassic, Xiashaximiao Formation in Dashanpu, China. Jurassic Dinosaur Faunas in Zigong 81-85

Parent taxon: Camarasauridae according to K. Li et al. 2010

See also Peng et al. 2005

Sister taxa: Astrodontinae, Helopodinae, Lourinhasaurus

Subtaxa: Dashanpusaurus dongi

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Type: Dashanpusaurus dongi

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Dashanpu Dinosaur Quarry, Xiashaximiao (Jurassic of China)

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