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Huanghetitan ruyangensis Lü et al. 2007 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 133727

Alternative combination: Huanghetitan ruyanggensis

Full reference: J. Lü, L. Xu, X. Zhang, W. Hu, Y. Wu, S. Jia, and Q. Ji. 2007. A new gigantic sauropod dinosaur with the deepest known body cavity from the Cretaceous of Asia. Acta Geologica Sinica 81(2):167-176

Belongs to Somphospondyli according to P. D. Mannion et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Agustinia, Agustinia ligabuei, Angolatitan, Arkharavia, Arkharavia heterocoelica, Astrophocaudia, Austrosaurus, Brontomerus, Chubutisaurus, Erketu, Euhelopodidae, Europatitan, Gannansaurus, Gobititan, Huabeisaurus, Huanghetitan, Liubangosaurus, Padillasaurus, Phuwiangosaurus, Sauroposeidon, Sibirotitan, Sonidosaurus, Tangvayosaurus, Tendaguria, Titanosauria, Triunfosaurus, Wintonotitan, Yunmenglong

Type specimen: 41HIII-0001, a set of postcrania. Its type locality is Liufugou, Liudan, which is in a Cenomanian/Turonian terrestrial horizon in the Mangchuan Formation of China.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore