Shanxia Barrett et al. 1998 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Ornithischia - Ankylosauridae

Full reference: P. M. Barrett, H. You, P. Upchurch and A. C. Burton. 1998. A new ankylosaurian dinosaur (Ornithischia: Ankylosauria) from the Upper Cretaceous of Shanxi Province, People's Republic of China. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 18(2):376-384

Parent taxon: Ankylosaurinae according to F. Han et al. 2014

See also Barrett et al. 1998, Carpenter 2001, Ford 2000, Lü et al. 2007, Sullivan 2000, Upchurch and Barrett 2000, Vickaryous et al. 2004 and Vickaryous et al. 2001

Sister taxa: Ahshislepelta, Ankylosaurini, Euoplocephalini, Jinyunpelta, Minotaurasaurus, Oohkotokia, Tianzhenosaurus, Zaraapelta, Zuul

Subtaxa: Shanxia tianzhenensis

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Wujiashan Quarry (Cretaceous of China)

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