Tsintaosaurus spinorhinus Young 1958 (lambeosaurine)

Reptilia - Neornithischia - Hadrosauridae

Synonym: Tanius laiyangensis Zhen 1976

Full reference: C.-C. Young. 1958. The dinosaurian remains of Laiyang, Shantung. Palaeontologia Sinica, New Series C, Whole Number 42(16):1-138

Belongs to Tsintaosaurus according to P. Cruzado-Caballero and J. E. Powell 2017

See also Anonymous 1981, Buffetaut 1997, Buffetaut and Tong-Buffetaut 1993, Chao 1980, Cruzado-Caballero et al. 2013, Dalla Vecchia 2014, Dalla Vecchia et al. 2014, Dong 1992, Evans and Reisz 2007, Evans et al. 2009, Gates et al. 2007, Godefroit et al. 2004, Godefroit et al. 2003, Godefroit et al. 2008, Horner et al. 2004, Kuhn 1964, Lund and Gates 2006, Maryanska and Osmólska 1981, Mo et al. 2007, Prieto-Márquez 2010, Prieto-Márquez 2011, Prieto-Marquez et al. 2012, Prieto-Márquez et al. 2016, Prieto-Marquez and Salinas 2010, Prieto-Márquez and Wagner 2010, Ramírez-Velasco et al. 2012, Vickaryous and Ryan 1997, Weishampel and Horner 1990, Weishampel and Weishampel 1983, Young 1958, Young 1958 and Zhen and Wang 1961

Sister taxa: none

Type specimens:

  • Tsintaosaurus spinorhinus: IVPP AS V725, a skeleton. Its type locality is Hsikou, Chingkangkou, Laiyang, which is in a Campanian terrestrial horizon in the Jingangkou Formation of China.
  • Tanius laiyangensis: IVPP. Its type locality is Laiyang hadrosaur site (BNHM), which is in a Campanian terrestrial horizon in the Jingangkou Formation of China.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore


• Cretaceous of China (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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