Lusotitan Antunes and Mateus 2003 (brachiosaurid)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Brachiosauridae

Full reference: M. T. Antunes and O. Mateus. 2003. Dinosaurs of Portugal. Comptes Rendus Palevol 2:77-95

Parent taxon: Brachiosauridae according to P. D. Mannion et al. 2017

See also Antunes and Mateus 2003, Canudo et al. 2010, Carballido et al. 2015, D'Emic 2012, D'Emic et al. 2016, Mannion and Calvo 2011, Mannion et al. 2013, Mateus 2006, Mateus and Milàn 2010 and Royo-Torres et al. 2007

Sister taxa: Abydosaurus, Bellusaurinae, Brachiosaurinae, Brachiosaurus, Camarasaurinae, Cedarosaurus, Euhelopodinae, Europasaurus, Giraffatitan, Klamelisaurinae, Ornithopsis eucamerotus, Sonorasaurus, Soriatitan, Venenosaurus, Vouivria

Subtaxa: Lusotitan atalaiensis

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Peralta, near Atalaia (Jurassic of Portugal)

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