Parasaurolophus cyrtocristatus Ostrom 1961 (lambeosaurine)

Reptilia - Neornithischia - Hadrosauridae

Full reference: J. H. Ostrom. 1961. A new species of hadrosaurian dinosaur from the Cretaceous of New Mexico. Journal of Paleontology 35(3):575-577

Belongs to Parasaurolophus according to P. Cruzado-Caballero et al. 2013

See also Anonymous 1963, Cruzado-Caballero and Powell 2017, Evans and Reisz 2007, Evans et al. 2007, Evans et al. 2009, Frances and Sanz 1989, Gates 2004, Gates et al. 2007, Godefroit et al. 2003, Godefroit et al. 1998, Godefroit et al. 2008, Horner et al. 2004, Hunt and Lucas 1992, Kuhn 1964, Lehman 1981, Lund and Gates 2006, Nelson 1963, Ostrom 1961, Ostrom 1963, Pereda Suberbiola et al. 2006, Powell 1973, Prieto-Márques et al. 2006, Prieto-Márquez 2010, Prieto-Márquez 2011, Prieto-Márquez 2012, Prieto-Marquez et al. 2012, Prieto-Márquez and Gutarra 2016, Prieto-Marquez and Salinas 2010, Prieto-Márquez and Wagner 2010, Ramírez-Velasco et al. 2012, Ryan 1997, Sullivan et al. 2011, Sullivan and Lucas 2003, Sullivan et al. 2011, Sullivan and Lucas 2014, Sullivan and Williamson 1999, Swinton 1970, Tsogtbaatar et al. 2014, Weishampel and Horner 1990, Weishampel and Weishampel 1983, Williamson 2000 and Wolberg 1980

Sister taxa: Parasaurolophus tubicen, Parasaurolophus walkeri

Type specimen: FMNH P27393, a partial skeleton (nearly complete skeleton and fragmentary skull). Its type locality is Coal Creek [FMNH], which is in a Campanian terrestrial horizon in the Kirtland Formation of New Mexico.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore


• Cretaceous of United States (2: New Mexico, Utah collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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