Mymoorapelta Kirkland and Carpenter 1994 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Ornithischia - Nodosauridae

Full reference: J. I. Kirkland and K. Carpenter. 1994. North America's first pre-Cretaceous ankylosaur (Dinosauria) from the Upper Jurassic Morrison Formation of western Colorado. Brigham Young University Geology Studies 40:25-42

Parent taxon: Nodosauridae according to F. Han et al. 2014

See also Blows 2001, Carpenter 2001, Carpenter et al. 1996, Chure et al. 2006, Ford 2000, Ford and Kirkland 2001, Galton 2007, Kilbourne and Carpenter 2005, Kirkland 1998, Kirkland and Carpenter 1994, Kirkland et al. 1998, Pereda Suberbiola and Galton 2001 and Vickaryous et al. 2004

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

Subtaxa: Mymoorapelta maysi

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of United States (2: Colorado collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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