Tenontosaurus tilletti Ostrom 1970 (bird foot dinosaur)

Reptilia - Neornithischia

Alternative combinations: Tenontosaurus tilleti, Tenontosaurus tilletorum, Tenontosaurus tillettorum

Full reference: J. H. Ostrom. 1970. Stratigraphy and paleontology of the Cloverly Formation (Lower Cretaceous) of the Bighorn Basin area, Wyoming and Montana. Peabody Museum Bulletin 35:1-234

Belongs to Tenontosaurus according to D. Madzia et al. 2018

See also Brinkman et al. 1998, Butler and Sullivan 2009, Butler et al. 2008, Carpenter and Ishida 2010, Casanovas et al. 1999, Dieudonné et al. 2016, Galton 1989, Guenther 2009, Han et al. 2012, Horner et al. 2009, Jurcsák 1982, Kirkland 1997, Langston 1974, Lipka 1998, Maxwell 1997, McDonald et al. 2010, Norman 2004, Olshevsky 1991, Olshevsky 1992, Ostrom 1970, Parsons and Parsons 2009, Stanford et al. 2004, Sues 1980, Sues and Norman 1990, Turner 1997, Weishampel and Heinrich 1992, Winkler et al. 1997 and Zheng et al. 2013

Sister taxon: Tenontosaurus dossi

Type specimen: AMNH 3040, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is AMNH 33-1, Middle Dome, which is in an Albian terrestrial claystone in the Cloverly Formation of Montana.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore


• Cretaceous of United States (51: Montana, Wyoming collections)

Total: 51 collections each including a single occurrence

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