Ouranosaurus Taquet 1976 (bird foot dinosaur)

Reptilia - Neornithischia

Full reference: P. Taquet. 1976. Géologie et Paléontologie du Gisement de Gadoufaoua (Aptien du Niger) [Geology and Paleontology of the Gadoufaoua Locality (Aptian of Niger)]. Cahiers de Paléontologie, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris 1-191

Parent taxon: Neoiguanodontia according to D. B. Norman 2014

See also Bartholomai and Molnar 1981, Bonaparte 1986, Buffetaut et al. 1980, Carroll 1988, Casanovas et al. 1987, Congleton et al. 1992, Fanti et al. 2016, Godefroit et al. 1998, Horner 1990, Jacobs et al. 1996, Kobayashi and Azuma 2003, McDonald et al. 2010, McDonald et al. 2010, Milner and Norman 1984, Molnar 1980, Norman 1984, Norman 1989, Norman 1990, Norman 2004, Norman and Weishampel 1990, Paul 2008, Prieto-Márques et al. 2006, Ruiz-Omeñaca et al. 2007, Salisbury et al. 2016, Santafé et al. 1982, Sereno 1986, Sereno 1997, Sereno 1998, Sereno 1999, Taquet 1976, Taquet 1977, Taquet 1982, Taquet 1984, Vickaryous and Ryan 1997, Wang et al. 2011, Weishampel and Weishampel 1983, You et al. 2003, You et al. 2005 and You et al. 2003

Sister taxa: Altirhinus, Hadrosauromorpha, Hypselospinus, Iguanodontidae

Subtaxa: Ouranosaurus nigeriensis

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Cameroon (2 collections), Niger (1), Sudan (1)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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