Scelidosaurus harrisonii Owen 1861 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Ornithischia

Alternative combination: Scelidosaurus harrisoni

Full reference: R. Owen. 1861. A monograph of a fossil dinosaur (Scelidosaurus harrisonii, Owen) of the Lower Lias, part I. Monographs on the British fossil Reptilia from the Oolitic Formations 1:1-14

Belongs to Scelidosaurus according to D. B. Norman et al. 2004

See also Arbour et al. 2014, Avanzini et al. 2001, Barrett 2001, Buffetaut 1997, Butler et al. 2008, Carpenter 2001, Cope 1870, Delair 1960, Delair 1960, Galton 1975, Galton 1985, Ginsburg 1964, Hadri et al. 2007, Han et al. 2012, Hennig 1915, Irmis and Knoll 2008, Kirkland et al. 2013, Kuhn 1964, Lambe 1899, Langer and Benton 2006, Leahey and Salisbury 2013, Lydekker 1888, Lydekker 1889, Macfadyen 1970, Mansel-Pleydell 1888, Mansel-Pleydell 1896, Mansel-Pleydell 1902, Marsh 1895, Marsh 1896, Martill 1991, Naish and Martill 2007, Naish and Martill 2008, Newman 1968, Norman 2001, Norman et al. 2007, Owen 1861, Owen 1862, Owen 1862, Padian 1989, Padian 1997, Prestwich 1879, Sauvage 1882, Sauvage 1882, Swinton 1934, Swinton 1970, Tatarinov 1964, Thulborn 1974, Thulborn 1977, Tornier 1913, Ulansky 2014, Ulansky 2014, Vickaryous and Ryan 1997, Woodward 1885, Woodward 1898, Woodward and Sherborn 1890 and Zittel 1890

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: BMNH R1111, a skeleton. Its type locality is lower cliff face, Charmouth (BMNH), which is in a Sinemurian marine mudstone in the Charmouth Mudstone Formation of the United Kingdom.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of the United Kingdom (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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