Opisthocoelicaudia Borsuk-Bialynicka 1977 (saltasaurid)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Titanosauridae

Full reference: M. Borsuk-Bialynicka. 1977. A new camarasaurid sauropod Opisthocoelicaudia skarzynskii gen. n., sp. n. from the Upper Cretaceous of Mongolia. Palaeontologia Polonica 37:5-64

Parent taxon: Saltasauridae according to B. J. González Riga et al. 2016

See also Apesteguía 2005, Bonaparte 1999, Borsuk-Bialynicka 1977, Calvo and González Riga 2003, Calvo et al. 2007, Calvo et al. 2007, Carroll 1988, Coombs and Molnar 1981, Coria et al. 2013, Currie 1992, Currie et al. 2003, Curry Rogers 2005, D'Emic 2012, Dong 1998, Filippi et al. 2011, Franco-Rosas et al. 2004, González Riga and Ortiz David 2014, González Riga et al. 2009, Grellet-Tinner et al. 2011, Kielan-Jaworowska 1984, Ksepka and Norell 2010, Mannion et al. 2013, Maryanska 2000, McIntosh 1990, McIntosh 1990, McIntosh 1997, Mocho et al. 2014, Moser et al. 2006, Poropat et al. 2016, Royo-Torres et al. 2006, Salgado 2003, Salgado and Coria 1993, Salgado et al. 1997, Salgado and Martínez 1993, Sereno 1998, Smith et al. 2001, Suteethorn et al. 2010, Upchurch 1995, Upchurch 1995, Upchurch 1997, Upchurch et al. 2004, Wilson 2002, Wilson 2005, Wilson and Mohabey 2006, Wilson and Sereno 1998, Wilson and Upchurch 2003, Wilson and Upchurch 2009, Xing et al. 2015, You et al. 2004 and Zaher et al. 2011

Sister taxa: Alamosaurus, Jiangshanosaurus, Petrobrasaurus, Saltasaurinae, Trigonosaurus, Zhuchengtitan

Subtaxa: Opisthocoelicaudia skarzynskii

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Altan Ula IV, site 4 [PMPE] (Cretaceous of Mongolia)

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