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Pleurocoelus Marsh 1888 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 54170

Alternative spelling: Pleorocoelus

Full reference: O. C. Marsh. 1888. Notice of a new genus of Sauropoda and other new dinosaurs from the Potomac Formation. American Journal of Science 35:89-94

Parent taxon: Titanosauriformes according to P. D. Mannion et al. 2013

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

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore