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Ferganasaurus verzilini Alifanov and Averianov 2003 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 67550

Full reference: V. R. Alifanov and A. O. Averianov. 2003. Ferganasaurus verzilini, gen. et sp. nov., a new neosauropod (Dinosauria, Saurischia, Sauropoda) from the Middle Jurassic of Fergana Valley, Kirghizia. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 23(2):358-372

Belongs to Ferganasaurus according to R. Royo-Torres et al. 2006

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: PIN N 3042/1. Its type locality is Balabansai, which is in a Callovian fluvial-deltaic claystone in the Balabansai Formation of Kyrgyzstan.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 1080.0, fibula length 740.0, humerus length 890.0, radius length 580.0, tibia length 710.0, ulna length 630.0

Estimated body mass: 5.34 tons based on femur length