Taohelong Yang et al. 2013 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Ornithischia - Nodosauridae

Full reference: J.-T. Yang, H.-L. You, D.-Q. Li and D.-L. Kong. 2013. First discovery of polacanthine ankylosaur dinosaur in Asia. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 51(4):265-277

Parent taxon: Nodosauridae according to J.-F. Xie et al. 2016

See also Yang et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Acantholipan, Animantarx, Antarctopelta, Borealopelta, Dongyangopelta, Edmontonia, Edmontoniinae, Gargoyleosaurus, Gastonia, Glyptodontopelta, Hoplitosaurus, Hoplosaurus, Hylaeosaurus, Invictarx, Mymoorapelta, Nodosaurinae, Nodosaurus, Panoplosaurinae, Panoplosaurus, Pawpawsaurus, Peloroplites, Polacanthus, Propanoplosaurus, Sauropelta, Sauropeltinae, Silvisaurus, Struthiosaurinae, Struthiosaurus, Tatankacephalus, Texasetes, Zhejiangosaurus, Hylosaurus

Subtaxa: Taohelong jinchengensis

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Type: Taohelong jinchengensis

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Yangjiagou (Cretaceous of China)

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