Kaatedocus Tschopp and Mateus 2013 (diplodocine)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Diplodocidae

Full reference: E. Tschopp and O. Mateus. 2013. The skull and neck of a new flagellicaudatan sauropod from the Morrison Formation and its implication for the evolution and ontogeny of diplodocid dinosaurs. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology 11(7):853-888

Parent taxon: Diplodocinae according to E. Tschopp et al. 2015

See also Tschopp and Mateus 2013

Sister taxa: Barosaurus, Diplodocus, Galeamopus, Leinkupal, Supersaurus, Tornieria

Subtaxa: Kaatedocus siberi

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Howe Quarry 2 (Jurassic of Wyoming)

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