Zapalasaurus Salgado et al. 2006 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Rebbachisauridae

Full reference: L. Salgado, I. d. S. Carvalho, and A. C. Garrido. 2006. Zapalasaurus bonapartei, un nuevo saurópodo de La Formación La Amarga (Cretacico Inferior), noroeste de Patagonia, Provincia de Neuquén, Argentina [Zapalasaurus bonapartei, a new sauropod from the La Amarga Formation (Lower Cretaceous), northwestern Patagonia, Neuquén province, Argentina]. Géobios 39:695-707

Parent taxon: Rebbachisauridae according to J. A. Wilson and R. Allain 2015

See also Apesteguía 2007, Carballido et al. 2010, Carballido et al. 2012, Ibiricu et al. 2012, Mannion 2009, Mannion et al. 2011, Mannion et al. 2012, Salgado et al. 2012, Salgado et al. 2006 and Whitlock 2011

Sister taxa: Amazonsaurus, Comahuesaurus, Histriasaurus, Khebbashia, Lavocatisaurus, Limaysaurinae, Maraapunisaurus, Nopcsaspondylus, Rebbachisaurus tamesnensis, Xenoposeidon

Subtaxa: Zapalasaurus bonapartei

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Puesto Morales, La Picaza (Cretaceous of Argentina)

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