Haplocanthosaurus delfsi McIntosh and Williams 1988 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

Full reference: J. S. McIntosh and M. E. Williams. 1988. A new species of sauropod dinosaur, Haplocanthosaurus delfsi sp. nov., from the Upper Jurassic Morrison Fm. of Colorado. Kirtlandia 43:3-26

Belongs to Haplocanthosaurus according to P. Upchurch et al. 2004

See also Bakker 1990, Carpenter 1997, Chure et al. 2006, Gallina and ApesteguĂ­a 2005, Manning et al. 2015, Mateus 2006, McIntosh 1990, McIntosh and Williams 1988, Wilson and Sereno 1998 and Zhang et al. 2009

Sister taxon: Haplocanthosaurus priscus

Type specimen: CMNH 10380, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Delfs Quarry, Garden Park (CMNH), which is in a Kimmeridgian crevasse splay mudstone/sandstone in the Morrison Formation of Colorado.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Delfs Quarry, Garden Park (CMNH)

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