Cedarpelta Carpenter et al. 2001 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Ornithischia - Ankylosauridae

Full reference: K. Carpenter, J. I. Kirkland, D. L. Burge and J. Bird. 2001. Disarticulated skull of a new primitive ankylosaurid from the Lower Cretaceous of eastern Utah. The Armored Dinosaurs. Indiana University Press, Bloomington 211-238

Parent taxon: Ankylosauridae according to F. Han et al. 2014

See also Carpenter 2001, Carpenter et al. 2008, Carpenter et al. 2001, Kirkland and Loewen 2011, Lü et al. 2007, Lü et al. 2007, Parsons and Parsons 2009 and Vickaryous et al. 2004

Sister taxa: Ankylosaurinae, Ankylosaurus, Chuanqilong, Crichtonsaurus, Gobisaurus, Heishansaurus, Liaoningosaurus, Minmi, Nodocephalosaurus, Palaeoscincus asper, Pinacosaurus, Polacanthinae, Saichania, Shamosaurinae, Shamosaurus, Stegopeltinae, Syrmosaurinae, Talarurus, Tarchia, Tsagantegia, Zhongyuanosaurus, Ziapelta

Subtaxa: Cedarpelta bilbeyhallorum

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Type: Cedarpelta bilbeyhallorum

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of United States (3: Utah collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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