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Rukwatitan Gorscak et al. 2014 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 320810

Full reference: E. Gorscak, P. M. O'Connor, N. J. Stevens and E. M. Roberts. 2014. The basal titanosaurian Rukwatitan bisepultus (Dinosauria, Sauropoda) from the middle Cretaceous Galula Formation, Rukwa Rift Basin, southwestern Tanzania. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 34(5):1133-1154

Parent taxon: Titanosauria according to E. Gorscak et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Adamantisaurus, Aegyptosaurus, Andesauridae, Andesauroidea, Andesaurus, Argyrosaurinae, Argyrosaurus, Atsinganosaurus, Australodocus, Balochisauridae, Baotianmansaurus, Barrosasaurus, Brasilotitan, Daxiatitan, Diamantinasaurus, Dongyangosaurus, Jainosaurus, Karongasaurus, Lithostrotia, Malakhelisaurus, Mongolosaurus, Normanniasaurus, Pakisauridae, Savannasaurus, Titanopodus, Titanosauridae, Triunfosaurus, Uberabatitan, Vahiny, Xianshanosaurus, Yongjinglong

Subtaxa: Rukwatitan bisepultus

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Type: Rukwatitan bisepultus

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore