Tornieria Sternfeld 1911 (diplodocine)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Diplodocidae

Full reference: R. Sternfeld. 1911. Zur Nomenklatur der Gattung Gigantosaurus Fraas [On the nomenclature of the genus Gigantosaurus Fraas]. Sitzungsberichte der Gesellschaft Naturforschender Freunde zu Berlin 8:398

Parent taxon: Diplodocinae according to E. Tschopp et al. 2015

See also Buffetaut 1989, Carroll 1988, Galiano and Albersd├Ârfer 2010, Galton 1977, Ibiricu et al. 2012, Janensch 1914, Ksepka and Norell 2010, Mannion et al. 2012, McIntosh 1990, Molnar 1980, Rauhut et al. 2005, Remes 2006, Remes 2007, Romer 1956, Romer 1966, Royo-Torres et al. 2007, Ruiz-Ome├▒aca et al. 2008, Steel 1970, Swinton 1970, Tatarinov 1964, Tschopp and Mateus 2013, Upchurch et al. 2004, Whitlock 2011 and Xing et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Barosaurus, Diplodocus, Galeamopus, Kaatedocus, Leinkupal, Supersaurus

Subtaxa: Tornieria africana

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Tanzania (7 collections), Zimbabwe (1)

Total: 8 collections each including a single occurrence

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