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Anomoepus Hitchcock 1848 (bird foot dinosaur)

Reptilia - Neornithischia - Anomoepodidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 67049

Synonym: Shensipus Young 1966 (taxon 67225)

Full reference: E. Hitchcock. 1848. An attempt to discriminate and describe the animals that made the fossil footmarks of the United States, and especially of New England. Memoirs of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, new series 3:129-256

Parent taxon: Anomoepodidae according to G. Gierlinski 1991

Sister taxa: Apatichnus, Corvipes, Neoanomoepus, Shenmuichnus

Subtaxa: Anomoepus crassus, Anomoepus cuneatus, Anomoepus curvatus, Anomoepus dodai, Anomoepus fringilla, Anomoepus gracillimus, Anomoepus intermedius, Anomoepus isodactylus, Anomoepus longicauda, Anomoepus minimus, Anomoepus minor, Anomoepus minutus, Anomoepus natatilis, Anomoepus natator, Anomoepus palmipes, Anomoepus pienkovskii, Anomoepus ranivorus, Anomoepus scambus, Anomoepus tungchuanensis, Anomoepus turda, Anomoepus vermivorus

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Type: Anomoepus scambus

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore