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Nodocephalosaurus kirtlandensis Sullivan 1999 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Ornithischia - Ankylosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 68008

Full reference: R. M. Sullivan. 1999. Nodocephalosaurus kirtlandensis, gen. et sp. nov., a new ankylosaurid dinosaur (Ornithischia: Ankylosauria) from the Upper Cretaceous Kirtland Formation (Upper Campanian) San Juan Basin, New Mexico. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 19(1):126-139

Belongs to Nodocephalosaurus according to M. K. Vickaryous et al. 2004

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: SMP VP-900. Its type locality is SMP Loc. 319, which is in a Campanian terrestrial mudstone in the Kirtland Formation of New Mexico.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore