Lambeosaurus clavinitialis Sternberg 1935 (lambeosaurine)

Reptilia - Neornithischia - Hadrosauridae

Synonym: Corythosaurus frontalis Parks 1935

Full reference: C. M. Sternberg. 1935. Hooded hadrosaurs of the Belly River Series of the Upper Cretaceous. Canada Department of Mines Bulletin (Geological Series) 77(52):1-37

Belongs to Lambeosaurus according to K. S. Brink et al. 2014

See also Bell 2014, Bolotsky et al. 2014, Campione 2014, Currie 2005, Dodson 1975, Dodson 1983, Hopson 1975, Horner et al. 2004, Kuhn 1964, Langston 1960, Longrich 2008, Lull and Wright 1942, Parks 1935, Russell 1966, Ryan and Evans 2005, Sternberg 1935 and Weishampel and Horner 1990

Sister taxa: Didanodon altidens, Lambeosaurus lambei, Lambeosaurus magnicristatus

Type specimens:

  • Lambeosaurus clavinitialis: NMC 8703, a skull. Its type locality is RTMP Quarry 62, Berry Creek, which is in a Campanian channel sandstone in the Dinosaur Park Formation of Canada.
  • Corythosaurus frontalis: ROM 869. Its type locality is RTMP Quarry 32, Steveville (ROM), which is in a Campanian channel lag sandstone in the Dinosaur Park Formation of Canada.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Canada (4: Alberta collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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