†subfamily Saltasaurinae Powell 1992 (saltasaurine)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Titanosauridae

Full reference: J. E. Powell. 1992. Osteologia de Saltasaurus loricatus (Sauropoda - Titanosauridae) del Cretácico Superior del noroeste Argentino [Osteology of Saltasaurus loricatus (Sauropoda - Titanosauridae) from the Upper Cretaceous of northwest Argentina]. In J. L. Sanz & A. D. Buscalioni (eds.), Los Dinosaurios y Su Entorno Biotico: Actas del Segundo Curso de Paleontologia in Cuenca. Institutio "Juan de Valdes", Cuenca, Argentina 165-230

Parent taxon: Saltasauridae according to B. J. González Riga et al. 2016

See also Apesteguía 2005, Bonaparte 1996, Bonaparte and Coria 1993, Calvo et al. 2007, Calvo et al. 2007, Curry Rogers 2005, D'Emic 2012, Franco-Rosas et al. 2004, González Riga et al. 2009, Powell 1992, Salgado 1996, Salgado 2003, Salgado et al. 2005, Salgado and Azpilicueta 2000, Salgado and Calvo 1997, Salgado et al. 1997, Salgado and Coria 2005, Sereno 1998, Suteethorn et al. 2010, Wilson 2002, Wilson and Upchurch 2003 and You et al. 2004

Sister taxa: Alamosaurus, Jiangshanosaurus, Opisthocoelicaudia, Petrobrasaurus, Trigonosaurus, Zhuchengtitan

Subtaxa: Bonatitan Neuquensaurus Rocasaurus Saltasaurini Saltasaurus

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Argentina (11 collections), Uruguay (1)

Total: 12 collections including 15 occurrences

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