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Nanyangosaurus zhugeii

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Taxonomy
Nanyangosaurus zhugeii was named by Xu et al. (2000). It is not extant. Its type specimen is IVPP V.11821. Its type locality is Houzhuang village, Xiaguan Basin (IVPP), which is in a Turonian/Campanian terrestrial mudstone/conglomerate in the Majiacun Formation of China. It is the type species of Nanyangosaurus.

It was considered a nomen dubium by Dalla Vecchia (2014).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2000Nanyangosaurus zhugeii Xu et al. pp. 177-178, 187 figs. 1-2
2001Nanyangosaurus zhugeii Wang and Xu p. 1672
2004Nanyangosaurus zhugeii Norman p. 416
2007Nanyangosaurus zhugeii Gilpin et al. p. 80
2008Nanyangosaurus zhugeii Chen et al. p. 310
2008Nanyangosaurus zhugeii p. 51
2009Nanyangosaurus zhugeii Barrett et al. pp. 35-36
2010Nanyangosaurus zhugeii Amiot et al. p. 354
2010Nanyangosaurus zhugeii Carpenter and Ishida p. 152
2010Nanyangosaurus zhugeii McDonald et al. p. 33 fig. 39
2010Nanyangosaurus zhugeii Prieto-Márquez p. 5 fig. 2
2010Nanyangosaurus zhugeii Wu et al. p. 127
2011Nanyangosaurus zhugeii Prieto-Márquez p. 63
2011Nanyangosaurus zhugeii Wang et al. p. 135
2011Nanyangosaurus zhugeii Xu et al. p. 213
2012Nanyangosaurus zhugeii Ramírez-Velasco et al. p. 392
2013Nanyangosaurus zhugeii Zheng et al.
2014Nanyangosaurus zhugeii McDonald et al. p. 44
2017Nanyangosaurus zhugeii Cruzado-Caballero and Powell p. 12 fig. 13

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Eosuchia()
RankNameAuthor
Neodiapsida
SauriaGauthier 1984
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
Ornithischia()
Neornithischia()
Ornithopoda()
Iguanodontia()
Dryomorpha
Ankylopollexia
Styracosterna
Hadrosauriformes
Hadrosauroidea()
genusNanyangosaurus
specieszhugeii

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: hydroxyapatiteo
Entire body: yeso
Adult length: 10 to < 100o
Adult width: 1.0 to < 10o
Adult height: 1.0 to < 10o
Architecture: compact or denseo
Ontogeny: accretion, modification of partso
Grouping: gregariouso
Environment: terrestrialo
Locomotion: actively mobileo
Life habit: ground dwellingo
Diet: herbivoresubo
Reproduction: oviparouso
Dispersal: direct/internalo
Dispersal 2: mobileo
Created: 2009-01-03 20:40:05
Modified: 2009-01-03 22:40:05
Source: subo = suborder, o = order
References: Benton 1983, Marsh 1875

Age range: base of the Early/Lower Turonian to the top of the Middle Campanian or 93.50000 to 70.60000 Ma

Collections: one only


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Early/Lower Turonian - Middle Campanian93.5 - 70.6China (Henan) Nanyangosaurus zhugeii (type locality: 55688)