Dreadnoughtus schrani 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)

Belongs to Dreadnoughtus according to K. J. Lacovara et al. 2014

See also Salisbury et al. 2016

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MPM-PV 1156, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Cerro Fortaleza, which is in a Campanian/Maastrichtian crevasse splay sandstone/mudstone in the Cerro Fortaleza Formation of Argentina.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Cerro Fortaleza

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