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†family Yunnanosauridae Young 1942 (prosauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 56628

Full reference: C.-C. Young. 1942. Yunnanosaurus huangi Young (gen. et sp. nov.), a new Prosauropoda from the Red Beds at Lufeng, Yunnan. Bulletin of the Geological Society of China 22(1-2):63-104

Parent taxon: Prosauropoda according to J Lu et al. 2007

Sister taxa: Anchisauridae, Barrancapus, Euskelesauridae, Mussauridae, Otozoidae, Pengxianpus, Plateosauravidae, Pseudotetrasauropus, Saurischichnus, Tetrasauropus, Yimenosaurus

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore