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Morinosaurus priscus Sauvage 1874 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 72283

Full reference: H.-E. Sauvage. 1874. Mémoire sur les dinosauriens et les crocodiliens des terrains jurassiques de Boulogne-sur-Mer [Memoir on the dinosaurs and crocodilians of the Jurassic deposits of Boulogne-sur-mer]. Mémoires de la Société Géologique de France, série 2 10(2):1-57

Belongs to Morinosaurus according to F. v. Huene 1927

Sister taxon: Morinosaurus typus

Type specimen: Duterte-Delporte Coll., Musée de Boulogne (lost), a set of vertebrae. Its type locality is Moulin-Wibert, which is in a Kimmeridgian marginal marine claystone in France.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore