Rocasaurus muniozi Salgado and Azpilicueta 2000 (saltasaurine)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Titanosauridae

Full reference: L. Salgado and C. Azpilicueta. 2000. Un nuevo saltasaurino (Sauropoda, Titanosauridae) de la provincia de Río Negro (Formación Allen, Cretácico Superior), Patagonia, Argentina [A new saltasaurine (Sauropoda, Titanosauridae) from Río Negro province (Allen Formation, Upper Cretaceous), Patagonia, Argentina. Ameghiniana 37(3):259-264

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

See also Candeiro and Harris 2012, Cruzado-Caballero and Powell 2017, Curry Rogers 2005, González Riga 2011, González Riga et al. 2009, Mannion and Otero 2012, Navarrete et al. 2011, Otero and Reguero 2013, Salgado 2003, Salgado and Azpilicueta 2000, Salgado and Coria 2005, Vila et al. 2012 and Wilson 2002

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MPCA-Pv 46. Its type locality is Salitral Moreno, which is in a Campanian/Maastrichtian fluvial sandstone/sandstone in the Allen Formation of Argentina.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Salitral Moreno

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