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Barosaurus Marsh 1890 (diplodocine)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Diplodocidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 38666

Synonym: Gigantosaurus Fraas 1908 (taxon 57456)

Full reference: O. C. Marsh. 1890. Description of new dinosaurian reptiles. The American Journal of Science, series 3 39:81-86

Parent taxon: Diplodocinae according to E. Tschopp et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Diplodocus, Galeamopus, Kaatedocus, Leinkupal, Supersaurus, Tornieria

Subtaxa: Barosaurus gracilis, Barosaurus lentus

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore