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Pukyongosaurus millenniumi Dong et al. 2001 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 83100

Full reference: Z. Dong, I. S. Paik, and H. J. Kim. 2001. A preliminary report on a sauropod from the Hasandong Formation (Lower Cretaceous), Korea. Proceedings of the Eighth Annual Meeting of the Chinese Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 41-53

Belongs to Titanosauriformes according to P. D. Mannion et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Brachiosauridae, Brohisaurus, Brohisaurus kirthari, Brontomerus mcintoshi, Duriatitan, Eucamerotus, Fukuititan, Fusuisaurus, Galvesaurus, Huanghetitanidae, Iuticosaurus, Iuticosaurus valdensis, Jiutaisaurus, Jiutaisaurus xidiensis, Laurasiformes, Liaoningotitan, Macrurosaurus, Macrurosaurus semnus, Ornithopsis, Pelorosaurus, Pleurocoelus, Pukyongosaurus, Rugocaudia, Rugocaudia cooneyi, Somphospondyli, Titanosaurimanus

Type specimen: PKNU-G.102-109, a partial skeleton (7 cervical vertebrae, 1 dorsal vertebra, partial clavicle & chevron). Its type locality is Galsa-ri, Sumunri, which is in a Hauterivian/Barremian wet floodplain mudstone in the Hasandong Formation of South Korea.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore