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Brontomerus mcintoshi Taylor et al. 2011 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 178323

Full reference: M. P. Taylor, M. J. Wedel, and R. L. Cifelli. 2011. A new sauropod dinosaur from the Lower Cretaceous Cedar Mountain Formation, Utah, USA. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 56(1):75-98

Belongs to Titanosauriformes according to M. D. D'Emic 2012

Sister taxa: Brachiosauridae, Brohisaurus, Brohisaurus kirthari, Duriatitan, Eucamerotus, Fukuititan, Fusuisaurus, Galvesaurus, Huanghetitanidae, Iuticosaurus, Iuticosaurus valdensis, Jiutaisaurus, Jiutaisaurus xidiensis, Laurasiformes, Liaoningotitan, Macrurosaurus, Macrurosaurus semnus, Ornithopsis, Pelorosaurus, Pleurocoelus, Pukyongosaurus, Pukyongosaurus millenniumi, Rugocaudia, Rugocaudia cooneyi, Somphospondyli, Titanosaurimanus

Type specimen: OMNH 66430, a limb element (left ilium). Its type locality is Hotel Mesa East, OMNH V857, which is in an Aptian/Albian terrestrial sandstone in the Cedar Mountain Formation of Utah.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Average measurements (in mm): tibia 980.0 x 55.0