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Mendozasaurus neguyelap González-Riga 2003 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 55584

Full reference: B. J. González-Riga. 2003. A new titanosaur (Dinosauria, Sauropoda) from the Upper Cretaceous of Mendoza Province, Argentina. Ameghiniana 40(2):155-172

Belongs to Mendozasaurus according to B. J. González Riga et al. 2018

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: IANIGLA-PV 065, a set of vertebrae (Caudal vertebrae and chevrons). Its type locality is Arroyo Seco, Cerro Guillermo (lower), which is in a Coniacian/Coniacian crevasse splay sandstone/mudstone in the Sierra Barrosa Formation of Argentina.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore