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Velafrons Gates et al. 2007 (sail forehead)

Reptilia - Neornithischia - Hadrosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 113861

Full reference: T. A. Gates, S. D. Sampson, C. R. Delgado Jesús, L. E. Zanno, D. A. Eberth, E. Hernández-Rivera, M. C. Aguillón Martínez and J. I. Kirkland. 2007. Velafrons coahuilensis, a new lambeosaurine hadrosaurid (Dinosauria: Ornithopoda) from the late Campanian Cerro del Pueblo Formation, Coahuila, Mexico. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 27(4):917-930

Parent taxon: Corythosaurini according to P. Cruzado-Caballero et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Corythosaurus, Hypacrosaurus, Lambeosaurus, Nipponosaurus, Olorotitan

Subtaxa: Velafrons coahuilensis

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Type: Velafrons coahuilensis

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore