Sphaerotholus goodwini Williamson and Carr 2003 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Neornithischia - Pachycephalosauridae

Alternative combination: Prenocephale goodwini

Full reference: T. E. Williamson and T. D. Carr. 2003. A new genus of derived pachycephalosaurian from western North America. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 22(4):779-801

Belongs to Sphaerotholus according to N. R. Longrich et al. 2010

See also Jasinski 2015, Jasinski and Sullivan 2011, Maryanska et al. 2004, Schott et al. 2009, Sullivan 2003, Sullivan 2006, Sullivan and Lucas 2003, Sullivan and Lucas 2006 and Williamson and Carr 2003

Sister taxa: Prenocephale prenes, Sphaerotholus edmontonense, Sphaerotholus brevis, Sphaerotholus buchholtzae

Type specimen: NMMNH P-27403. Its type locality is Willow Wash, NMMNH Loc. L-3921, which is in a Campanian terrestrial horizon in the Kirtland Formation of New Mexico.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Willow Wash, NMMNH Loc. L-3921

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