Hoplosaurus Seeley 1881 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Ornithischia - Nodosauridae

Full reference: H. G. Seeley. 1881. The reptile fauna of the Gosau Formation preserved in the Geological Museum of the University of Vienna. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London 37(148):620-707

Parent taxon: Nodosauridae according to E. Hennig 1915

See also Huene 1909, Kuhn 1964, Lydekker 1895, Marsh 1896, Romer 1956, Romer 1966, Sauvage 1882, Seeley 1881, Steel 1970, von Zittel 1911 and Zittel 1890

Sister taxa: Acantholipan, Animantarx, Antarctopelta, Borealopelta, Dongyangopelta, Edmontonia, Edmontoniinae, Gargoyleosaurus, Gastonia, Glyptodontopelta, Hoplitosaurus, Hylaeosaurus, Invictarx, Mymoorapelta, Nodosaurinae, Nodosaurus, Panoplosaurinae, Panoplosaurus, Pawpawsaurus, Peloroplites, Polacanthus, Propanoplosaurus, Sauropelta, Sauropeltinae, Silvisaurus, Struthiosaurinae, Struthiosaurus, Tatankacephalus, Texasetes, Zhejiangosaurus, Hylosaurus

Subtaxa: none

Type: Hoplosaurus ischyrus

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Hoplosaurus in the database

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