Anomoepus tungchuanensis Young 1966 (bird foot dinosaur)

Reptilia - Neornithischia - Moyenisauropodidae

Alternative combinations: Shensipus tungchuanensis, Shensipus tungchuanghensis

Full reference: C.-C. Young. 1966. Two footprints from the Jiaoping coal mine of Tungchuan, Shensi. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 10(1):68-71

Belongs to Anomoepus according to L. Xing et al. 2015

See also Fujita et al. 2008, Haubold 1971, Kordos 1983, Lockley et al. 1986, Lockley et al. 2013, Xing et al. 2009, Xing et al. 2016, Young 1966 and Zhen et al. 1989

Sister taxa: Anomoepus culbertsonii, Anomoepus fringilla, Anomoepus gallinuloides, Anomoepus minutus, Anomoepus moabensis, Anomoepus palmipes, Anomoepus pienkovskii, Anomoepus ranivorus, Anomoepus scambus, Anomoepus shingi, Anomoepus turda, Moyenisauropus karaszevskii

Type specimen: IVPP V3229, a footprint. Its type locality is Jiaoping coal mine tracksite (IVPP), which is in a Jurassic terrestrial sandstone in the Zhiluo Formation of China.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Jiaoping coal mine tracksite (IVPP)

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