Sauropelta edwardsorum Ostrom 1970 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Ornithischia - Nodosauridae

Alternative combinations: Sauropelta edwardsi, Sauropelta edwardsii

Full reference: J. H. Ostrom. 1970. Stratigraphy and paleontology of the Cloverly Formation (Lower Cretaceous) of the Bighorn Basin area, Wyoming and Montana. Peabody Museum Bulletin 35:1-234

Belongs to Sauropelta according to M. K. Vickaryous et al. 2004

See also Blows 2001, Burns 2008, Carpenter 2001, Carpenter and Kirkland 1998, Carpenter et al. 2001, Coombs 1978, Coombs 1978, Coombs 1979, Coombs and Deméré 1996, Dong 1993, Ford 2000, Ford and Kirkland 2001, Galton 1983, Garcia and Pereda-Suberbiola 2003, Han et al. 2014, Kirkland 1997, Kirkland et al. 2013, Leahey and Salisbury 2013, Maxwell 1997, Molnar and Wiffen 1994, Olshevsky 1991, Olshevsky 1992, Osi and Makádi 2009, Ostrom 1970, Parsons and Parsons 2009, Stanford et al. 2011, Sues 1980, Turner 1997, Vickaryous et al. 2001 and Weishampel et al. 1991

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: AMNH 3032. Its type locality is AMNH 32-3, Push Creek, which is in an Albian terrestrial horizon in the Cloverly Formation of Montana.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of United States (22: Montana, Wyoming collections)

Total: 22 collections each including a single occurrence

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