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†family Spheroolithidae Zhao 1979 (bird foot dinosaur)

Reptilia - Neornithischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 67194

Full reference: Z. Zhao. 1979. [Advances in the study of fossil dinosaur eggs in our country]. Mesozoic and Cenozoic red beds of South China; selected papers from the field conference on the South China Cretaceous-Early Tertiary red beds. Science Press, Beijing 330-340

Parent taxon: Hadrosauroidea according to K. E. Mikhaillov 2000

Sister taxa: Arstanosaurus akkurganensis, Bactrosaurus, Batyrosaurus, Cedrorestes, Claosaurus, Datonglong, Eolambia, Equijubus, Fukuisaurus, Gilmoreosaurus, Gongpoquansaurus, Hadrosauridae, Huehuecanauhtlus, Iguanodon hillii, Jeyawati, Jintasaurus, Koshisaurus, Levnesovia, Nanningosaurus, Nanyangosaurus, Penelopognathus, Plesiohadros, Probactrosaurus, Protohadros, Saurolophidae, Shuangmiaosaurus, Sirindhorna, Tanius, Telmatosaurus, Tethyshadros, Trachodon cantabrigiensis, Xuwulong, Yunganglong, Zhanghenglong, Zuoyunlong

Subtaxa: Boletuoolithus, Paraspheroolithus, Shixingoolithus, Spheroolithus

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Type: Spheroolithus

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore