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Ankylosaurus Brown 1908 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Ornithischia - Ankylosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 38837

Alternative spelling: Anchylosaurus

Full reference: B. Brown. 1908. The Ankylosauridae, a new family of armored dinosaurs from the Upper Cretaceous. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 24(12):187-201

Parent taxon: Ankylosauridae according to V. M. Arbour et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Ankylosaurinae, Anodontosaurus, Cedarpelta, Chuanqilong, Crichtonsaurus, Euoplocephalus, Gobisaurus, Heishansaurus, Liaoningosaurus, Minmi, Nodocephalosaurus, Palaeoscincus asper, Pinacosaurus, Polacanthinae, Saichania, Scolosaurus, Shamosaurinae, Shamosaurus, Stegopeltinae, Syrmosaurinae, Talarurus, Tarchia, Tsagantegia, Zhongyuanosaurus, Ziapelta

Subtaxa: Ankylosaurus magniventris

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore