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Lexovisaurus durobrivensis Hulke 1887 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Ornithischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 56501

Alternative combinations: Dacentrurus durobrivensis, Omosaurus durobrisensis, Omosaurus durobrivensis, Stegosaurus durobrinensis, Stegosaurus durobrivensis

Full reference: J. W. Hulke. 1887. Note on some dinosaurian remains in the collection of A. Leeds, Esq, of Eyebury, Northamptonshire. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society 43:695-702

Belongs to Stegosauria according to S. C. R. Maidment et al. 2008

Sister taxa: Adratiklit, Amargastegos, Chialingosaurus, Chialingosaurus kuani, Craterosaurus, Deltapodus, Eoplophysis, Euscelosaurus, Ferganastegos, Garbina, Huayangosauridae, Huayangosaurus, Luluichnus, Monkonosaurus, Nodosauroidea, Omosaurus leedsi, Paranthodon, Psalisauridae, Rigalitidae, Saldamosaurus, Stegopodus, Stegosauridae, Stegosaurus sulcatus, Tuojiangosaurus, Wuerhosaurus ordosensis

Type specimen: BMNH R1989, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Fletton brick pit, Peterborough (BMNH), which is in a Callovian marine horizon in the Oxford Clay Formation of the United Kingdom.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore