Struthiosaurus transylvanicus Nopcsa 1915 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Ornithischia - Nodosauridae

Alternative combinations: Struthiosaurus transilvanicus, Struthiosaurus transsylvanicus

Full reference: B. F. Nopcsa. 1915. Die dinosaurier der Siebenbürgischen landesteile Ungarns [Dinosaurs of the Transylvanian regions of Hungary]. Mitteilungen aus dem Jahrbuche der Kgl. Ungarischen Geologischen Reichsanstalt 23:1-24

Belongs to Struthiosaurus according to A. Osi and E. Prondvai 2013

See also Bojar et al. 2005, Brusatte et al. 2013, Carpenter 2001, Coombs 1978, Dalla Vecchia 2006, Dinca et al. 1971, Ford 2000, Grigorescu 1984, Grigorescu 2003, Grigorescu 2004, Huene 1927, Jeletzky 1960, Jurcsák 1982, Kadic 1917, Kirkland et al. 2013, Kuhn 1964, Lapparent 1947, Molnar 1980, Nopcsa 1915, Nopcsa 1923, Nopcsa 1929, Osi and Makádi 2009, Parsons and Parsons 2009, Pereda Suberbiola and Galton 1997, Pereda Suberbiola and Galton 2001, Pereda Suberbiola and Galton 2007, Pereda Suberbiola and Galton 2007, Pereda-Suberbiola and Galton 1992, Pereda-Suberbiola and Galton 1994, Simmons 1965, Stanford et al. 2011, Vickaryous et al. 2004 and Vickaryous et al. 2001

Sister taxa: Struthiosaurus austriacus, Struthiosaurus languedocensis

Type specimen: BMNH R4966, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Szentpéterfalva, Hateg Basin, which is in a Campanian/Maastrichtian fluvial sandstone in the Sânpetru Formation of Romania.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Romania (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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