Supersaurus Jensen 1985 (diplodocine)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Diplodocidae

Invalid subtaxa: Dinheirosaurus Bonaparte and Mateus 1999, Dystylosaurus Jensen 1985, Ultrasauros Olshevsky 1991, Ultrasaurus Jensen 1985 [replaced name]

Full reference: J. A. Jensen. 1985. Three new sauropod dinosaurs from the Upper Jurassic of Colorado. The Great Basin Naturalist 45(4):697-709

Parent taxon: Diplodocinae according to E. Tschopp et al. 2015

See also Bonaparte and Mateus 1999, Britt and Curtice 1997, Britt and Naylor 1994, Chure et al. 2006, Curtice 1995, Curtice and Curtice 1996, Curtice et al. 1996, Curtice and Stadtman 2001, Galiano and Albersdörfer 2010, Herne and Lucas 2006, Ibiricu et al. 2012, Jensen 1985, Lockley 1990, Lovelace et al. 2005, Lovelace et al. 2003, Mannion et al. 2012, Mateus and Milàn 2010, McIntosh 1990, McIntosh 1997, McIntosh 2005, Miller et al. 1991, Olshevsky 1991, Olshevsky 1992, Paul 1988, Rauhut et al. 2005, Royo-Torres et al. 2007, Ruiz-Omeñaca et al. 2008, Salgado 1999, Taylor et al. 2011, Tschopp and Mateus 2013, Upchurch 1995, Upchurch 1995, Upchurch et al. 2004, Whitlock 2011 and Wilson 2002

Sister taxa: Barosaurus, Diplodocus, Galeamopus, Kaatedocus, Leinkupal, Tornieria

Subtaxa: Supersaurus lourinhanensis Supersaurus vivianae

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Portugal (1 collection), United States (4: Colorado, Wyoming)

Total: 5 collections including 6 occurrences

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