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Chuxiongosaurus lufengensis Lü et al. 2010 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 173976

Full reference: J. Lü, Y. Kobayashi, T. Li and S. Zhong. 2010. A new basal sauropod dinosaur from the Lufeng Basin, Yunnan Province, southwestern China. Acta Geologica Sinica 84(6):1336-1342

Belongs to Chuxiongosaurus according to J. Lü et al. 2010

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: LT9401, a skull. Its type locality is Zhongcun, Chuxiong, which is in a Hettangian/Sinemurian terrestrial horizon in the Lufeng Formation of China.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Average measurements (in mm): skull 320.0 x 140.0