Nodosaurus Marsh 1889 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Ornithischia - Nodosauridae

Full reference: O. C. Marsh. 1889. Notice of gigantic horned Dinosauria from the Cretaceous. American Journal of Science 38:173-175

Parent taxon: Nodosauridae according to F. Han et al. 2014

See also Blows 2001, Carpenter 2001, Carpenter and Kirkland 1998, Carroll 1988, Coombs 1978, Coombs 1978, Coombs and Deméré 1996, Depéret 1896, Ford 2000, Ford and Kirkland 2001, Garcia and Pereda-Suberbiola 2003, Hay 1902, Hennig 1915, Huene 1909, Huene 1927, Kirkland et al. 2013, Knoll et al. 1998, Kuhn 1964, Lull 1921, Lull 1924, Maleev 1956, Mansel-Pleydell 1902, Marsh 1889, Marsh 1895, Marsh 1896, Molnar 1980, Nopcsa 1902, Nopcsa 1928, Nopcsa 1929, Nopsca 1928, Romer 1956, Romer 1966, Russell 1930, Russell 1984, Sereno 1986, Swinton 1970, Tatarinov 1964, Tumanova 1987, Vickaryous et al. 2004, von Zittel 1911 and Zittel 1890

Sister taxa: Acantholipan, Animantarx, Antarctopelta, Borealopelta, Dongyangopelta, Edmontonia, Edmontoniinae, Gargoyleosaurus, Gastonia, Glyptodontopelta, Hoplitosaurus, Hoplosaurus, Hylaeosaurus, Invictarx, Mymoorapelta, Nodosaurinae, Panoplosaurinae, Panoplosaurus, Pawpawsaurus, Peloroplites, Polacanthus, Propanoplosaurus, Sauropelta, Sauropeltinae, Silvisaurus, Struthiosaurinae, Struthiosaurus, Taohelong, Tatankacephalus, Texasetes, Zhejiangosaurus, Hylosaurus

Subtaxa: Nodosaurus textilis

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Canada (1: Alberta collection), United States (1: Wyoming)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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