Gigantspinosaurus sichuanensis Ouyang 1992 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Ornithischia - Stegosauridae

Alternative combination: Gigantospinus sichuanensis

Belongs to Gigantspinosaurus according to B. Hao et al. 2018

See also Carpenter 2010, Christiansen and Tschopp 2010, Galton and Carpenter 2016, Maidment et al. 2008, Maidment and Wei 2006, Ulansky 2014, Ulansky 2014, Ulansky 2014, Ulansky 2015 and Wings et al. 2007

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: ZDM 0019, a partial skeleton (An almost complete skeleton, includes a pair of complete mandible, 8 cervical vertebrae, 16 dorsal vertebrae and the synsacrum with 4 sacral vertebrae, some ant). Its type locality is Yinhe, Zhongquan, which is in an Oxfordian terrestrial horizon in the Shangshaximiao Formation of China.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Yinhe, Zhongquan

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