Nipponosaurus Nagao 1936 (lambeosaurine)

Reptilia - Neornithischia - Hadrosauridae

Alternative spelling: Niponosaurus

Full reference: T. Nagao. 1936. Nipponosaurus sachalinensis: a new genus and species of trachodont dinosaur from Japanese Saghalien. Journal of the Faculty of Science, Hokkaido Imperial University, series 4, Geology and Mineralogy 3(2):185-220

Parent taxon: Corythosaurini according to P. Cruzado-Caballero et al. 2010

See also Carroll 1988, Chapman and Brett-Surman 1990, Cruzado-Caballero and Powell 2017, Evans and Reisz 2007, Godefroit et al. 2008, Horner et al. 2004, Huene 1958, Huene 1959, Kuhn 1964, Lund and Gates 2006, Maryanska and Osmólska 1981, Matsukawa and Obata 1994, Nagao 1936, Nagao 1938, Norman and Sues 2000, Romer 1956, Romer 1966, Rozhdestvensky 1968, Rozhdestvensky 1977, Suzuki et al. 2004, Tatarinov 1964, Thulborn 1974, Weishampel and Horner 1990 and Weishampel and Weishampel 1983

Sister taxa: Corythosaurus, Hypacrosaurus, Lambeosaurus, Olorotitan, Velafrons

Subtaxa: Nipponosaurus sachalinensis

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Type: Nipponosaurus sachalinensis

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Kawakami Colliery, Sakhalin (Cretaceous of Russian Federation)

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