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Trachodon Leidy 1856 (hadrosaurid)

Reptilia - Neornithischia - Hadrosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 52925

Full reference: J. Leidy. 1856. Notices of remains of extinct reptiles and fishes, discovered by Dr. F. V. Hayden in the bad lands of the Judith River, Nebraska Territory. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 8:72-73

Parent taxon: Hadrosauridae according to J. R. Horner et al. 2004

Sister taxa: Arstanosaurus, Cionodon, Claorhynchus, Diclonius, Edmontosaurinae, Eotrachodon, Euhadrosauria, Gryposaurinae, Hadrosaurinae, Hadrosaurus breviceps, Hadrosaurus cavatus, Hadrosaurus minor, Huaxiaosaurus, Hypsibema, Lambeosaurinae, Lapampasaurus, Maiasaurinae, Microhadrosaurus, Neosaurus missouriensis, Orthomerus, Parrosaurus, Prohadrosaurinae, Pteropelyx, Saurolophinae, Saurolophus krystofovici, Thespesius, Tridigitichnus, Troodon isfarensis, Tyrannosauropus, Willinakaqe, Protrachodontinae, Trachodontinae, Nectosaurus

Subtaxa: Trachodon altidens, Trachodon atavus, Trachodon imperfectus, Trachodon marginatus, Trachodon mirabilis, Trachodon selwyni

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore