Ampelosaurus Le Loeuff 1995 (titanosaurid)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Titanosauridae

Full reference: J. Le Loeuff. 1995. Ampelosaurus atacis (nov, gen., nov. sp.), un nouveau Titanosauridae (Dinosauria, Sauropoda) du Crétacé supérieur de la Haute Vallée de l'Aude (France) [Ampelosaurus atacis (nov, gen., nov. sp.), a new titanosaurid (Dinosauria, Sauropoda) from the Upper Cretaceous of the Upper Aude Valley (France)]. Comptes Rendus de l'Académie des Sciences à Paris, Série IIa 321:693-699

Parent taxon: Lirainosaurinae according to V. Díez Díaz et al. 2018

See also Buffetaut 2005, Curry Rogers 2005, Laurent et al. 2001, Le Loeuff 1995, Le Loeuff 1997, Le Loeuff 1998, Le Loeuff 2005, Le Loeuff and Buffetaut 1996, Salgado and Coria 2005, Upchurch et al. 2004, Wilson 2002 and Wilson and Sereno 1998

Sister taxa: Atsinganosaurus, Lirainosaurus

Subtaxa: Ampelosaurus atacis

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Type: Ampelosaurus atacis

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of France (4 collections), Spain (1)

Total: 5 collections each including a single occurrence

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