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†subfamily Saltasaurinae Powell 1992 (saltasaurine)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Saltasauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 58925

Full reference: J. E. Powell. 1992. Osteologia de Saltasaurus loricatus (Sauropoda - Titanosauridae) del Cretácico Superior del noroeste Argentino [Osteology of Saltasaurus loricatus (Sauropoda - Titanosauridae) from the Upper Cretaceous of northwest Argentina]. In J. L. Sanz & A. D. Buscalioni (eds.), Los Dinosaurios y Su Entorno Biotico: Actas del Segundo Curso de Paleontologia in Cuenca. Institutio "Juan de Valdes", Cuenca, Argentina 165-230

Parent taxon: Saltasauridae according to B. J. González Riga et al. 2016

Sister taxa: Neuquensaurus, Opisthocoelicaudia, Saltasaurus, Trigonosaurus, Zhuchengtitan

Subtaxa: Bonatitan, Rocasaurus, Saltasaurini, Yamanasaurus

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore