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Neuquensaurus robustus Huene 1927 (saltasaurine)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Saltasauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 64321

Alternative combinations: Saltasaurus robustus, Titanosaurus robustus

Full reference: F. v. Huene. 1927. Contribución a la paleogeografía de Sud América [Contribution to the paleogeography of South America]. Boletín de la Academia Nacional de Ciencias de la República Argentina 30:231-294

Belongs to Neuquensaurus according to A. Otero and M. Reguero 2013

Sister taxa: Neuquensaurus australis, Microcoelus patagonicus

Type specimen: MLP 26-250, 251, 254, 259, a set of postcrania. Its type locality is along railway, Cinco Saltos, which is in a Campanian/Maastrichtian fluvial sandstone in the Allen Formation of Argentina.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore