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Argyrosaurus superbus Lydekker 1893 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 66267

Full reference: R. Lydekker. 1893. Contributions to a knowledge of the fossil vertebrates of Argentina. I. — The dinosaurs of Patagonia. Anales del Museo de La Plata. Paleontología Argentina 2:1-16

Belongs to Argyrosaurus according to A. Otero and M. Reguero 2013

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MLP 77-V-29-1, a set of limb elements (left forelimb). Its type locality is La Angostura, Río Chico (MLP), which is in a Campanian/Maastrichtian terrestrial horizon in the Lago Colhué Huapi Formation of Argentina.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore