Hylaeosaurus armatus Mantell 1833 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Ornithischia - Nodosauridae

Synonyms: Hylaeosaurus oweni Mantell 1844, Hylaeosaurus owenii Mantell 1844

Full reference: G. A. Mantell. 1833. The Geology of the South-East of England xix-415

Belongs to Hylaeosaurus according to M. K. Vickaryous et al. 2004

See also Barrois 1875, Blows 1996, Blows 1998, Blows 2001, Carpenter 2001, Carpenter 2001, Carpenter et al. 2001, Cheevely and Chapman 1992, Coombs 1978, Cope 1870, Ford 2000, Galton 1983, Gervais 1852, Gervais 1859, Han et al. 2014, Hennig 1915, Kirkland et al. 2013, Knoll et al. 1998, Kuhn 1964, Lapparent 1967, Lydekker 1888, Mansel-Pleydell 1896, Mantell 1833, Mantell 1851, Mantell 1854, Naish and Martill 2008, Norman 1997, Owen 1842, Pereda-Suberbiola 1993, Sauvage 1876, Sauvage 1882, Stromer 1934, Swinton 1936, Woodward and Sherborn 1890 and Zittel 1890

Sister taxa: none

Type specimens:

  • Hylaeosaurus armatus: BMNH R3775, a set of postcrania. Its type locality is Tilgate Forest, Cuckfield, which is in a Valanginian terrestrial sandstone in the Tunbridge Wells Sand Formation of the United Kingdom.
  • Hylaeosaurus oweni: Its type locality is Tilgate Forest, Cuckfield, which is in a Valanginian terrestrial sandstone in the Tunbridge Wells Sand Formation of the United Kingdom.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Grandpré, Ardennes

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