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Euskelosaurus Huxley 1866 (saurischian)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 38640

Alternative spellings: Euscelesaurus, Euscellosaurus, Euskelesaurus

Synonyms: Euscelosaurus Zittel 1890 [objective synonym] (no. 81225), Orosaurus Huxley 1866 (no. 56600)

Full reference: T. H. Huxley. 1866. On some remains of large dinosaurian reptiles from the Stormberg Mountains, South Africa. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London 23(1):1-6

Parent taxon: Sauropodomorpha according to A. M. Yates 2003

Sister taxa: Arcusaurus, Asylosaurus, Brontosauria, Buriolestes, Chromogisaurus, Efraasia, Eoraptor, Guaibasauridae, Massopoda, Nambalia, Navahopodidae, Navahopus, Pachysuchus, Palaeopoda, Pampadromaeus, Pantydraco, Plateosauria, Plateosauridae, Saturnalia, Thecodontosauridae, Thecodontosaurus

Subtaxa: none

Type: Euskelosaurus brownii

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