Heterodontosaurus tucki Crompton and Charig 1962 (heterodontosaurid)

Reptilia - Ornithischia - Heterodontosauridae

Alternative combination: Lycorhinus tucki

Full reference: A. W. Crompton and A. J. Charig. 1962. A new ornithischian from the Upper Triassic of South Africa. Nature 196:1074-1077

Belongs to Heterodontosaurus according to P. C. Sereno 2012

See also Báez and Marsicano 2001, Butler et al. 2008, Butler et al. 2007, Butler and Sullivan 2009, Butler et al. 2008, Butler and Zhao 2009, Casanovas et al. 1999, Charig and Crompton 1974, Chinsamy 1997, Chure et al. 1994, Crompton and Charig 1962, Delsate and Ezcurra 2014, Dieudonné et al. 2016, Ellenberger 1970, Ellenberger 1974, Hopson 1975, Irmis and Knoll 2008, Kammerer et al. 2012, Langer and Benton 2006, Maryanska and Osmólska 1985, Norman et al. 2004, Olsen and Galton 1984, Santa Luca 1980, Santa Luca et al. 1976, Simmons 1965, Smith 1997, Swinton 1970, Thuborn 1978, Thulborn 1970, Thulborn 1974, Thulborn 1975, Upchurch et al. 2007, Weishampel and Heinrich 1992, Weishampel and Weishampel 1983 and Weishampel and Witmer 1990

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: SAFM K337, a skull. Its type locality is Tyindini (zone B/1), which is in a Sinemurian terrestrial horizon in the Clarens Formation of South Africa.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of South Africa (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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