Atlasaurus Monbaron et al. 1999 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

Full reference: M. Monbaron, D. A. Russell, and P. Taquet. 1999. Atlasaurus imelakei n.g., n.sp., a brachiosaurid-like sauropod from the Middle Jurassic of Morocco. Comptes Rendus de l'Académie des Sciences à Paris, Sciences de la Terre et des Planètes 329:519-526

Parent taxon: Eusauropoda according to P. D. Mannion et al. 2017

See also Allain et al. 2004, Apesteguía 2005, D'Emic 2012, Mannion et al. 2013, Monbaron et al. 1999, Moser et al. 2006, Royo-Torres et al. 2006, Upchurch et al. 2004, Upchurch and Martin 2003, Wilson 2002 and Xing et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Algoasaurus, Algoasaurus bauri, Barapasaurus, Bothriospondylus madagascariensis, Cardiodon, Cetiosauridae, Cetiosauriscus, Cetiosaurus, Datousaurus, Dystrophaeus, Ferganasaurus, Hudiesaurus, Jobaria, Klamelisaurus, Lapparentosaurus, Mamenchisauridae, Nebulasaurus, Neosauropoda, Ornithopsis leedsi, Patagosaurus, Rhoetosaurus, Shunosaurus, Spinophorosaurus, Turiasauria, Volkheimeria

Subtaxa: Atlasaurus imelakei

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Type: Atlasaurus imelakei

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Wawmda, Tilougguit Basin (Jurassic of Morocco)

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