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Gresslyosaurus plieningeri Huene 1905 (plateosaurid)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Plateosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 57406

Alternative combination: Plateosaurus plieningeri

Full reference: F. v. Huene. 1905. Trias-Dinosaurier Europas [European Triassic dinosaurs]. Zeitschrift der Deutschen Geologischen Gesellschaft 57:345-349

Belongs to Gresslyosaurus according to R. S. Lull 1924

Sister taxa: Gresslyosaurus robustus, Gresslyosaurus torgeri

Type specimen: SMNS 80664, a set of postcrania. Its type locality is Degerloch, Stuttgart, which is in a Norian delta plain marl/sandstone in the Trossingen Formation of Germany.

Ecology: herbivore