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Faveoloolithus ningxiaensis Zhao and Ding 1976 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Faveoloolithidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 84322

Alternative combination: Faveoloolithus ningxianensis

Full reference: Z. Zhao and S. Ding. 1976. [Discovery of the dinosaurian egg-shells from Alxa, Ningxia and its stratigraphical significance]. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 14(2):42-44

Belongs to Faveoloolithus according to S.-K. Zhang 2010

Sister taxon: Faveoloolithus zhangi

Type specimen: IVPP V4709, an egg (nest with 11 eggs). Its type locality is Chahanaobao, Bayinwula, which is in a Cretaceous terrestrial conglomerate in China.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore