Fukuisaurus Kobayashi and Azuma 2003 (bird foot dinosaur)

Reptilia - Neornithischia

Full reference: Y. Kobayashi and Y. Azuma. 2003. A new iguanodontian (Dinosauria: Ornithopoda) from the Lower Cretaceous Kitadani Formation of Fukui Prefecture, Japan. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 23(1):166-175

Parent taxon: Hadrosauroidea according to A. A. Ramírez-Velasco et al. 2012

See also Amiot et al. 2010, Currie and Azuma 2006, Dong 2008, Kobayashi and Azuma 2003, McDonald et al. 2010, Norman 2004, Prieto-Márquez 2010 and Sanz et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Arstanosaurus akkurganensis, Bactrosaurus, Batyrosaurus, Cedrorestes, Claosaurus, Datonglong, Eolambia, Equijubus, Gilmoreosaurus, Gongpoquansaurus, Hadrosauridae, Huehuecanauhtlus, Iguanodon hillii, Jeyawati, Jintasaurus, Koshisaurus, Levnesovia, Nanningosaurus, Nanyangosaurus, Penelopognathus, Plesiohadros, Probactrosaurus, Protohadros, Saurolophidae, Shuangmiaosaurus, Sirindhorna, Spheroolithidae, Tanius, Telmatosaurus, Tethyshadros, Trachodon cantabrigiensis, Xuwulong, Yunganglong, Zhanghenglong, Zuoyunlong

Subtaxa: Fukuisaurus tetoriensis

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Kitadani Dinosaur Quarry (lower, BB I) (Cretaceous of Japan)

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