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Supersaurus Jensen 1985 (diplodocine)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Diplodocidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 56456

Invalid subtaxa: Dinheirosaurus Bonaparte and Mateus 1999 (no. 65361), Dystylosaurus Jensen 1985 (no. 63785), Ultrasauros Olshevsky 1991 (no. 56454), Ultrasaurus Jensen 1985 [replaced name] (no. 56450)

Full reference: J. A. Jensen. 1985. Three new sauropod dinosaurs from the Upper Jurassic of Colorado. The Great Basin Naturalist 45(4):697-709

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

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

Subtaxa: Supersaurus lourinhanensis, Supersaurus vivianae

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore