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†family Hypsilophodontidae Dollo 1882 (hypsilophodontid)

Reptilia - Neornithischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 38734

Alternative spelling: Hypsilophontidae

Synonyms: Kalodontidae Nopcsa 1901 (no. 66857), Laosauridae Marsh 1895 (no. 52786), Macelognathidae Marsh 1884 (no. 96494)

Full reference: L. Dollo. 1882. Première note sur les dinosaures de Bernissart [First note on the dinosaurs of Bernissart]. Bulletin du Musée Royale d'Histoire Naturelle de Belgique 1:1-18

Parent taxon: Hypsilophodontia according to V. R. Alifanov and S. V. Saveliev 2014

Sister taxa: Cerapoda, Hypsilophodon, Hypsilophodontoidea

Subtaxa: Camptosaurinae, Daurosaurus, Dryosaurinae, Hypsilophodontinae, Iguanodontinae, Nanosaurinae

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Type: Hypsilophodon

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore