Mussaurus Bonaparte and Vince 1979 (saurischian)

Reptilia - Saurischia

Full reference: J. F. Bonaparte and M. Vince. 1979. El hallazgo del primer nido de dinosaurios triasicos, (Saurischia, Prosauropoda), Triasico Superior de Patagonia, Argentina [The discovery of the first nest of Triassic dinosaurs (Saurischia, Prosauropoda,) from the Upper Triassic of Patagonia, Argentina]. Ameghiniana 16(1-2):173-182

Parent taxon: Sauropodiformes according to B. W. McPhee et al. 2015

See also Bonaparte and Vince 1979, Carroll 1988, Galton and Upchurch 2004, Novas 1997, Otero and Pol 2013 and Upchurch et al. 2007

Sister taxa: Aardonyx, Antetonitrus, Blikanasaurus, Camelotia, Gongxianosaurus, Jingshanosaurus, Ledumahadi, Leonerasaurus, Lessemsaurus, Melanorosaurus, Meroktenos, Sauropoda, Sefapanosaurus, Seitaad, Xingxiulong, Yunnanosaurus

Subtaxa: Mussaurus patagonicus

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Ecology:

Distribution:

• Triassic of Argentina (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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