Savannasaurus elliottorum Poropat et al. 2016 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

Full reference: S. F. Poropat, P. D. Mannion, P. Upchurch, S. A. Hocknull, B. P. Kear, M. Kundrát, T. R. Tischler, T. Sloan, G. H. K. Sinapius, J. A. Elliott, and D. A. Elliott. 2016. New Australian sauropods shed light on Cretaceous dinosaur palaeobiogeography. Scientific Reports 6:34467:1-12

Belongs to Savannasaurus according to S. F. Poropat et al. 2016

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: AODF 660, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is AODL 82, Ho-Hum site, Belmont Station, which is in a Cenomanian/Turonian terrestrial horizon in the Winton Formation of Australia.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at AODL 82, Ho-Hum site, Belmont Station

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