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†family Andesauridae Calvo and Bonaparte 1991 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 66647

Alternative spelling: Andesaurinae

Full reference: J. O. Calvo and J. F. Bonaparte. 1991. Andesaurus delgadoi gen. et sp. nov. (Saurischia-Sauropoda), dinosaurio Titanosauridae de la Formacion Rio Limay (Albiano-Cenomaniano), Neuquén, Argentina [Andesaurus delgadoi gen. et sp. nov. (Saurischia-Sauropoda), a titnosaurid dinosaur from Rio Limay Formation (Albian-Cenomanian), Neuquén, Argentina]. Ameghiniana 28(3-4):303-310

Parent taxon: Titanosauria according to J. F. Bonaparte 1996

Sister taxa: Adamantisaurus, Aegyptosaurus, Andesauroidea, Andesaurus, Argyrosaurinae, Argyrosaurus, Australodocus, Balochisauridae, Baotianmansaurus, Barrosasaurus, Brasilotitan, Choconsaurus, Daxiatitan, Diamantinasaurus, Dongyangosaurus, Jainosaurus, Karongasaurus, Ligabuesaurus, Malakhelisaurus, Malarguesaurus, Mongolosaurus, Pakisauridae, Rukwatitan, Ruyangosaurus, Savannasaurus, Titanopodus, Titanosauridae, Uberabatitan, Vahiny, Xianshanosaurus, Yongjinglong

Subtaxa: none

Type: Andesaurus

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore