Parksosaurus warreni Parks 1926 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Neornithischia - Thescelosauridae

Alternative combinations: Parksosaurus warrenae, Thescelosaurus warreni

Full reference: W. A. Parks. 1926. Thescelosaurus warreni, a new species of orthopodous dinosaur from the Edmonton Formation of Alberta. University of Toronto Studies, Geology Series 21:1-42

Belongs to Parksosaurus according to C. A. Boyd et al. 2009

See also Brown and Druckenmiller 2011, Brown et al. 2013, Butler and Galton 2008, Butler and Galton 2009, Butler and Sullivan 2009, Butler et al. 2008, Eberth 1997, Eberth et al. 2001, Han et al. 2012, Huene 1927, Kuhn 1964, Madzia et al. 2018, Norman et al. 2004, Olshevsky 1992, Parks 1926, Parks 1935, Russell 1930, Russell 1933, Russell 1964, Russell 1966, Russell and Chamney 1967, Ryan and Evans 2005, Sternberg 1937, Sternberg 1940, Sues 1997, Sues and Norman 1990, Swinton 1936, Weishampel and Heinrich 1992 and Weishampel and Weishampel 1983

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: ROM 804, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Rumsey Ferry road (100 ft level) [ROM], which is in a Maastrichtian terrestrial sandstone in the Horseshoe Canyon Formation of Canada.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Canada (2: Alberta collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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