Hesperosaurus mjosi Carpenter et al. 2001 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Ornithischia - Stegosauridae

Alternative combination: Stegosaurus mjosi

Full reference: K. Carpenter, C. A. Miles, and K. Cloward. 2001. New primitive stegosaur from the Morrison Formation, Wyoming. The Armored Dinosaurs. Indiana University Press, Bloomington 55-75

Belongs to Hesperosaurus according to S. C. R. Maidment et al. 2018

See also Billon-Bruyat et al. 2010, Carpenter 2010, Carpenter et al. 2001, Christiansen and Tschopp 2010, Chure et al. 2006, Galiano and Albersdörfer 2010, Galiano and Albersdörfer 2010, Galton 2007, Galton and Ayyasami 2017, Galton and Carpenter 2016, Galton and Upchurch 2004, Maidment et al. 2008, Mateus 2006, Mateus et al. 2009, Pereda-Suberbiola et al. 2013, Ulansky 2014, Ulansky 2014 and Ulansky 2014

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: HMNH 001. Its type locality is Buffalo Quarry, Smith Ranch, which is in a Kimmeridgian terrestrial sandstone in the Morrison Formation of Wyoming.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of United States (4: Montana, Wyoming collections)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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