Ahshislepelta minor Burns and Sullivan 2011 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Ornithischia - Ankylosauridae

Full reference: M. E. Burns and R. M. Sullivan. 2011. A new ankylosaurid from the Upper Cretaceous Kirtland Formation, San Juan Basin, with comments on the diversity of ankylosaurids in New Mexico. Fossil Record 3. New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science Bulletin 53:169-178

Belongs to Ahshislepelta according to M. E. Burns and R. M. Sullivan 2011

See also Arbour et al. 2014 and Jasinski 2015

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: SMP VP-1930, a set of postcrania (closely associated incomplete postcranial skeleton including partial left girdle and forelimb (scapulocoracoid, humerus, and proximal portion of the radius), ri). Its type locality is south side, Ah-shi-sle-pah Wash (SMP), which is in a Campanian terrestrial horizon in the Kirtland Formation of New Mexico.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at south side, Ah-shi-sle-pah Wash (SMP)

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