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Duriatitan humerocristatus Lydekker 1888 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 203321

Alternative combinations: Ceteosaurus humerocristatus, Cetiosaurus humerocristatus, Ornithopsis humerocristatus, Pelorosaurus humerocristatus

Full reference: R. Lydekker. 1888. Catalogue of the Fossil Reptilia and Amphibia in the British Museum (Natural History). Part I. Containing the Orders Ornithosauria, Crocodilia, Dinosauria, Squamata, Rhynchocephalia, and Proterosauria. British Museum (Natural History), London 1-309

Belongs to Duriatitan according to P. M. Barrett et al. 2010

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: BMNH R44635, a limb element (left humerus). Its type locality is Smallmouth Sands (BMNH), which is in a Kimmeridgian marine claystone in the Kimmeridge Clay Formation of the United Kingdom.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore