Protohadros Head 1998 (bird foot dinosaur)

Reptilia - Neornithischia

Full reference: J. J. Head. 1998. A new species of basal hadrosaurid (Dinosauria, Ornithischia) from the Cenomanian of Texas. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 18(4):718-738

Parent taxon: Hadrosauroidea according to P. Cruzado-Caballero and J. E. Powell 2017

See also Gilpin et al. 2007, Godefroit et al. 2004, Godefroit et al. 2008, Head 1998, Lund and Gates 2006, McDonald et al. 2010, McDonald et al. 2010, Norman 2004, Norman 2014, Prieto-Márques et al. 2006, Prieto-Márquez 2010, Prieto-Marquez and Salinas 2010, Prieto-Márquez and Wagner 2010, Ramírez-Velasco et al. 2012, Sereno 1999, Wang et al. 2011, Xu et al. 2016, You et al. 2003 and You et al. 2005

Sister taxa: Arstanosaurus akkurganensis, Bactrosaurus, Batyrosaurus, Cedrorestes, Claosaurus, Datonglong, Eolambia, Equijubus, Fukuisaurus, Gilmoreosaurus, Gongpoquansaurus, Hadrosauridae, Huehuecanauhtlus, Iguanodon hillii, Jeyawati, Jintasaurus, Koshisaurus, Levnesovia, Nanningosaurus, Nanyangosaurus, Penelopognathus, Plesiohadros, Probactrosaurus, Saurolophidae, Shuangmiaosaurus, Sirindhorna, Spheroolithidae, Tanius, Telmatosaurus, Tethyshadros, Trachodon cantabrigiensis, Xuwulong, Yunganglong, Zhanghenglong, Zuoyunlong

Subtaxa: Protohadros byrdi

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Type: Protohadros byrdi

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Flower Mound (SMU 303) (Cretaceous of Texas)

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