Bissektipelta Parish and Barrett 2004 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Ornithischia

Full reference: J. C. Parish and P. M. Barrett. 2004. A reappraisal of the ornithischian dinosaur Amtosaurus magnus Kurzanov and Tumanova 1978, with comments on the status of A. archibaldi Averianov 2002. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 41:299-306

Parent taxon: Ankylosauria according to J. C. Parish and P. M. Barrett 2004

Sister taxa: Acanthopholis, Acanthopholis eucercus, Aletopelta, Amtosaurus, Ankylosauridae, Brachypodosaurus, Cryptodraco, Cryptosaurus, Dracopelta, Eucercosaurus, Hierosaurus, Kunbarrasaurus, Maleevus, Niobrarasaurus, Nodosauridae, Palaeoscincus, Palaeoscincus costatus, Peishansaurus, Polacanthoides, Priconodon, Priodontognathus, Rhadinosaurus, Rhodanosaurus, Sarcolestes, Sauroplites, Stegopelta, Stegosaurides, Stegosaurus madagascariensis, Syngonosaurus, Tianchiasaurus

Subtaxa: Bissektipelta archibaldi

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Dzharakuduk (general) (Cretaceous of Uzbekistan)

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