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Iguanodon hillii Newton 1892 (bird foot dinosaur)

Reptilia - Neornithischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 55645

Alternative combinations: Craspedodon hilli, Craspedodon hillii, Iguanodon hilli, Limnosaurus hilli, Orthomerus hilli, Orthomerus hillii

Full reference: E. T. Newton. 1892. Note on an iguanodont tooth from the lower Chalk ("Totternhoe Stone"), near Hitchin. Geological Magazine, new series, decade 3 9:49-50

Belongs to Hadrosauroidea according to P. M. Barrett et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Arstanosaurus akkurganensis, Batyrosaurus, Cedrorestes, Claosaurus, Datonglong, Equijubus, Fukuisaurus, Gilmoreosaurus, Gongpoquansaurus, Huehuecanauhtlus, Jeyawati, Jintasaurus, Koshisaurus, Levnesovia, Nanyangosaurus, Penelopognathus, Plesiohadros, Saurolophidae, Shuangmiaosaurus, Spheroolithidae, Tanius, Trachodon cantabrigiensis, Yunganglong, Zhanghenglong

Type specimen: Its type locality is near Hitchin, which is in a Cenomanian/Cenomanian basinal (carbonate) marl in the Zig Zag Chalk Formation of the United Kingdom

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore