Jinzhousaurus Wang and Xu 2001 (iguanodontid)

Reptilia - Neornithischia - Iguanodontidae

Full reference: X. Wang and X. Xu. 2001. A new iguanodontid (Jinzhousaurus yangi gen. et sp. nov.) from the Yixian Formaton of western Liaoning, China. Chinese Science Bulletin 46(19):1669-1672

Parent taxon: Iguanodontidae according to D. B. Norman 2014

See also Amiot et al. 2010, Barrett et al. 2009, Gilpin et al. 2007, McDonald et al. 2010, McDonald et al. 2010, Norman 2004, Paul 2008, Prieto-Márquez 2010, Ramírez-Velasco et al. 2012, Ruiz-Omeñaca and Canudo 2003, Wang et al. 2011 and Wang and Xu 2001

Sister taxa: Amblydactylus, Barilium, Bolong, Brachyguanodonipus, Gypsichnites, Limayichnus, Mantellisaurus, Orcauichnites, Ornithopodichnus, Sousaichnium

Subtaxa: Jinzhousaurus yangi

View classification

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Baicaigou, Toutai (Cretaceous of China)

Show more details


Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.


Click image to enlarge. Click to access iDigBio record.