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Arkharavia heterocoelica Alifanov and Bolotsky 2010 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 163872

Full reference: V. R. Alifanov and Y. L. Bolotsky. 2010. Arkharavia heterocoelica gen. et sp. nov., a new sauropod dinosaur from the Upper Cretaceous of the Far East of Russia. Paleontological Journal 44(1):84-91

Belongs to Somphospondyli according to P. D. Mannion et al. 2013

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

Type specimen: AEIM no. 2/418, a set of vertebrae. Its type locality is Kundur, Amur region, which is in a Maastrichtian fluvial claystone in the Udurchukan Formation of the Russian Federation.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore