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Mamenchisaurus anyuensis He et al. 1996 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 71839

Alternative combination: Mamenchisaurus anyueensis

Full reference: X. He, S. Yang, K. Cai, K. Li, and Z. Liu. 1996. [A new species of sauropod, Mamenchisaurus anyuensis sp. nov.]. Papers on Geosciences Contributed to the 30th International Geological Congress 83-86

Belongs to Mamenchisaurus according to P. Upchurch et al. 2004

Sister taxa: Mamenchisaurus constructus, Mamenchisaurus fuxiensis, Mamenchisaurus gongjianensis, Mamenchisaurus hochuanensis, Mamenchisaurus jingyanensis, Mamenchisaurus sinocanadorum, Mamenchisaurus youngi

Type specimen: AL 001, a skeleton. Its type locality is Matisi, Anyue, which is in a Jurassic terrestrial sandstone in the Penglaizhen Formation of China.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore