Camarasaurus lewisi Jensen 1988 (camarasaurid)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Camarasauridae

Alternative combination: Cathetosaurus lewisi

Full reference: J. A. Jensen. 1988. A fourth new sauropod dinosaur from the Upper Jurassic of the Colorado Plateau and sauropod bipedalism. The Great Basin Naturalist 48(2):121-145

Belongs to Camarasaurus according to T. Ikejiri 2005

See also Apesteguía 2005, Chure et al. 2006, González Riga et al. 2009, Ikejiri et al. 2005, Jensen 1988, Läng and Goussard 2007, Mateus 2006, McIntosh et al. 1996, Miller et al. 1992, Taylor et al. 2011, Tidwell et al. 2005, Tschopp et al. 2015, Upchurch et al. 2004 and Wilson and Sereno 1998

Sister taxa: Camarasaurus grandis, Camarasaurus lentus, Camarasaurus supremus, Morosaurus marchei, Morosaurus agilis

Type specimen: BYU 9047, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Dominguez/Jones Quarry, which is in a Kimmeridgian wet floodplain mudstone in the Morrison Formation of Colorado.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Dominguez/Jones Quarry

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