Dacentrurus Lucas 1902 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Ornithischia - Stegosauridae

Synonym: Omosaurus Owen 1875 [replaced name]

Full reference: F. A. Lucas. 1902. Paleontological notes. The generic name Omosaurus. A new generic name for Stegosaurus marshi. Science, new series 16(402):435

Parent taxon: Dacentrurinae according to O. Mateus et al. 2009

See also Anonymous 1897, Blows 2001, Carpenter et al. 2001, Carroll 1988, Casanovas-Cladellas et al. 1995, Chakravarti 1934, Cobos and Gascó 2013, Delair 1960, Delair 1960, Delair 1973, Dollo 1884, Dong et al. 1983, Escaso et al. 2007, Escaso et al. 2007, Galton 1985, Galton 1990, Galton 1991, Galton and Upchurch 2004, Gilmore 1914, Hay 1902, Hennig 1915, Hoffstetter 1957, Hoffstetter and Brun 1958, Huene 1909, Hulke 1887, Kuhn 1964, Lucas 1902, Lull 1912, Lull 1924, Lydekker 1888, Maidment et al. 2008, Maidment et al. 2006, Mansel-Pleydell 1902, Marsh 1880, Marsh 1884, Marsh 1885, Marsh 1895, Marsh 1896, Mateus and Milàn 2010, Naish and Martill 2008, Nopcsa 1928, Piveteau 1926, Romer 1956, Romer 1966, Sauvage 1882, Sauvage 1914, Seeley 1892, Sereno 1998, Sereno 1999, Swinton 1970, Tatarinov 1964, Thulborn 1975, Ulansky 2014, von Zittel 1911, Zhou 1986 and Zittel 1890

Sister taxon: Miragaia

Subtaxa: Dacentrurus armatus

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Spain (2 collections)

• Jurassic to Cretaceous of Spain (5)

• Jurassic of France (2), Portugal (8), Spain (1), the United Kingdom (1)

Total: 19 collections each including a single occurrence

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