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Miragaia longicollum Mateus et al. 2009 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Ornithischia - Stegosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 142525

Full reference: O. Mateus, S. C. R. Maidment, and N. A. Christiansen. 2009. A new long-necked 'sauropod-mimic' stegosaur and the evolution of the plated dinosaurs. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 276:1815-1821

Belongs to Miragaia according to O. Mateus et al. 2009

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: ML 433, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Miragaia, which is in a Kimmeridgian/Tithonian terrestrial sandstone/sandstone in the Farta Pao Formation of Portugal.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Average measurements (in mm): humerus 683.8 x 362.4, radius 459.0 x 202.5, scapula length 750.0, ulna 568.5 x 217.0