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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, Bactrosaurus, Batyrosaurus, Cedrorestes, Claosaurus, Datonglong, Eolambia, Equijubus, Fukuisaurus, Gilmoreosaurus, Gongpoquansaurus, Hadrosauridae, Huehuecanauhtlus, Jeyawati, Jintasaurus, Koshisaurus, Levnesovia, Nanningosaurus, Nanyangosaurus, Penelopognathus, Plesiohadros, Probactrosaurus, Protohadros, Saurolophidae, Shuangmiaosaurus, Sirindhorna, Spheroolithidae, Tanius, Telmatosaurus, Tethyshadros, Trachodon cantabrigiensis, Xuwulong, Yunganglong, Zhanghenglong, Zuoyunlong

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