Melanorosaurus Haughton 1924 (saurischian)

Reptilia - Saurischia

Full reference: S. H. Haughton. 1924. The fauna and stratigraphy of the Stormberg Series. Annals of the South African Museum 12:323-497

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

See also Anderson and Cruickshank 1978, Apaldetti et al. 2011, Battail 1986, Benton 1990, Carroll 1988, Cooper 1981, Ellenberger 1970, Galton 1985, Galton and Upchurch 2004, Galton and Van Heerden 1998, Galton et al. 2005, Gauffre 1993, Haughton 1924, Haughton and Brink 1954, Heerden 1979, Heerden and Galton 1997, Huene 1940, Huene 1941, Nopcsa 1928, Novas et al. 2011, Olsen and Galton 1984, Otero and Pol 2013, Romer 1956, Romer 1966, Smith and Pol 2007, Steel 1970, Upchurch et al. 2007 and Yates 2007

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

Subtaxa: Melanorosaurus readi

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Type: Melanorosaurus readi

Ecology:

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Lesotho (1 collection)

• Triassic of Lesotho (4), South Africa (5)

Total: 10 collections each including a single occurrence

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