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Xianshanosaurus Lü et al. 2009 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 202272

Full reference: J. Lü, L. Xu, X. Jiang, S. Jia, M. Li, C. Yuan, X. Zhang and Q. Ji. 2009. A preliminary report on the new dinosaurian fauna from the Cretaceous of the Ruyang Basin, Henan Province of central China. Journal of the Paleontological Society of Korea 25(1):43-56

Parent taxon: Titanosauria according to S. F. Poropat et al. 2016

Sister taxa: Adamantisaurus, Aegyptosaurus, Andesauridae, Andesauroidea, Andesaurus, Argyrosaurinae, Argyrosaurus, Australodocus, Balochisauridae, Baotianmansaurus, Barrosasaurus, Brasilotitan, Choconsaurus, Daxiatitan, Diamantinasaurus, Dongyangosaurus, Jainosaurus, Karongasaurus, Ligabuesaurus, Malakhelisaurus, Malarguesaurus, Mongolosaurus, Pakisauridae, Rukwatitan, Ruyangosaurus, Savannasaurus, Titanopodus, Titanosauridae, Uberabatitan, Vahiny, Yongjinglong

Subtaxa: Xianshanosaurus shijiagouensis

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Type: Xianshanosaurus shijiagouensis

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore