Dreadnoughtus Lacovara et al. 2014 (titanosaurid)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Titanosauridae

Full reference: K. J. Lacovara, M. C. Lamanna, L. M. Ibiricu, J. C. Poole, E. R. Schroeter, P. V. Ullmann, K. K. Voegele, Z. M. Boles, A. M. Carter, E. K. Fowler, V. M. Egerton, A. E. Moyer, C. L. Coughenour, J. P. Schein, J. D. Harris, R. D. Martínez, and F. E. Novas. 2014. A Gigantic, Exceptionally Complete Titanosaurian Sauropod Dinosaur from Southern Patagonia, Argentina. Scientific Reports 4(6196)

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

See also González Riga et al. 2016 and Lacovara et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Bonitasaura, Lithostrotia, Opisthocoelicaudiinae

Subtaxa: Dreadnoughtus schrani

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Cerro Fortaleza (Cretaceous of Argentina)

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