Edmontonia Sternberg 1928 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Ornithischia - Nodosauridae

Synonyms: Chassternbergia Bakker 1988, Denversaurus Bakker 1988, Edmontonia (Chassternbergia) Bakker 1988

Full reference: C. M. Sternberg. 1928. A new armored dinosaur from the Edmonton Formation of Alberta. Transactions of the Royal Society of Canada, series 3 22:93-106

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

See also Bakker 1988, Blows 2001, Breithaupt 1985, Burns 2007, Burns 2008, Carpenter 1990, Carpenter 2001, Carpenter 2001, Carpenter et al. 2008, Carpenter et al. 2001, Coombs 1978, Coombs 1978, Coombs and Deméré 1996, Coria and Salgado 2001, Dodson 1983, Dodson 1997, Eberth 1997, Eberth et al. 2001, Ford 2000, Garcia and Pereda-Suberbiola 2003, Gasparini et al. 1996, Jasinski 2015, Jasinski et al. 2011, Kirkland 1998, Kirkland et al. 2013, Kuhn 1964, Langston 1975, Longrich 2008, Lü et al. 2007, Lü et al. 2007, Maleev 1956, Molnar 1996, Nopcsa 1929, Olshevsky 1992, Osi and Makádi 2009, Parsch 1963, Parsons and Parsons 2009, Pereda Suberbiola and Galton 1997, Pereda Suberbiola and Galton 2001, Rivera-Sylva et al. 2011, Romer 1956, Romer 1966, Russell 1930, Russell 1940, Russell and Chamney 1967, Ryan and Evans 2005, Simmons 1965, Tatarinov 1964, Tumanova 1987, Vickaryous 2006, Vickaryous et al. 2004, Vickaryous et al. 2001, Vickaryous and Ryan 1997, Weishampel et al. 1991 and Wolberg 1980

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

Subtaxa: Edmontonia longiceps Edmontonia rugosidens

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Type: Edmontonia longiceps

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Canada (7: Alberta, Saskatchewan collections), United States (14: Alaska, Colorado, Montana, South Dakota, Texas, Wyoming)

Total: 21 collections each including a single occurrence

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