Chungkingosaurus jiangbeiensis Dong et al. 1983 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Ornithischia - Stegosauridae

Alternative combination: Chungkingosaurus jiangbeiniensis

Synonyms: Chungkingosaurus giganticus Ulansky 2014, Chungkingosaurus magnus Ulansky 2014

Full reference: Z. Dong, S. Zhou, and H. Zhang. 1983. [Dinosaurs from the Jurassic of Sichuan]. Palaeontologica Sinica, New Series C, Whole Number 162(23):1-136

Belongs to Chungkingosaurus according to R. E. Ulansky 2015

See also Carpenter et al. 2001, Dong 1990, Dong 1992, Dong et al. 1983, Galton 1990, Galton and Carpenter 2016, Galton and Upchurch 2004, Hao et al. 2018, Maidment et al. 2008, Maidment and Wei 2006, Ulansky 2014, Ulansky 2014 and Wings et al. 2007

Sister taxa: none

Type specimens:

  • Chungkingosaurus jiangbeiensis: CV 00206, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Maoershi, Jiangbei, which is in an Oxfordian terrestrial horizon in the Shangshaximiao Formation of China.
  • Chungkingosaurus giganticus: CV 00205. Its type locality is Huayibo, Chongqing, which is in an Oxfordian terrestrial horizon in the Shangshaximiao Formation of China.
  • Chungkingosaurus magnus: CV 00207. Its type locality is Ouling Park, Chongqing, which is in an Oxfordian terrestrial horizon in the Shangshaximiao Formation of China.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Maoershi, Jiangbei

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