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Brontomerus Taylor et al. 2011 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 178321

Full reference: M. P. Taylor, M. J. Wedel, and R. L. Cifelli. 2011. A new sauropod dinosaur from the Lower Cretaceous Cedar Mountain Formation, Utah, USA. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 56(1):75-98

Parent taxon: Somphospondyli according to P. D. Mannion et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Agustinia, Agustinia ligabuei, Angolatitan, Arkharavia, Arkharavia heterocoelica, Astrophocaudia, Australodocus, Austrosaurus, Chubutisaurus, Erketu, Euhelopodidae, Europatitan, Gannansaurus, Gobititan, Huabeisaurus, Huanghetitan, Huanghetitan ruyangensis, Liubangosaurus, Padillasaurus, Phuwiangosaurus, Sauroposeidon, Sibirotitan, Sonidosaurus, Tangvayosaurus, Titanosauria, Triunfosaurus, Yunmenglong

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore