Sanpasaurus yaoi Young 1944 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

Full reference: C.-C. Young. 1944. On the reptilian remains from Weiyuan, Szechuan, China. Bulletin of the Geological Society of China 24(3–4):187-205

Belongs to Sanpasaurus according to B. W. McPhee et al. 2016

See also Dong 1992, Dong et al. 1983, He 1984, Kuhn 1964, Weishampel and Horner 1990, Young 1944 and Zhao 1985

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: IVPP V156A, a set of vertebrae (Three dorsal vertebrae). Its type locality is Locality 1, Changshanling, Potzewan, which is in a Toarcian terrestrial horizon in the Ziliujing Formation of China.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of China (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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