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Epachthosaurus Powell 1990 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 57466

Alternative spelling: Epachtosaurus

Full reference: J. E. Powell. 1990. Epachthosaurus sciuttoi (gen. et sp. nov.), un dinosaurio sauropodo del Cretácico de Patagonia (Provincia de Chubut, Argentina) [Epachthosaurus sciuttoi (gen. et sp. nov.), a sauropod dinosaur from the Cretaceous of Patagonia (Chubut province, Argentina)]. Actas del V Congreso Argentino de Paleontologia y Bioestratigrafia, Tucumán, Argentina 1:123-128

Parent taxon: Titanosauria according to L. S. Filippi et al. 2019

Sister taxa: Adamantisaurus, Aegyptosaurus, Andesauridae, Andesauroidea, Andesaurus, Argyrosaurinae, Argyrosaurus, Baalsaurus, Balochisauridae, Baotianmansaurus, Barrosasaurus, Brasilotitan, Choconsaurus, Daxiatitan, Diamantinasaurus, Dongyangosaurus, Eutitanosauria, Jainosaurus, Kaijutitan, Karongasaurus, Ligabuesaurus, Malakhelisaurus, Malarguesaurus, Mongolosaurus, Pakisauridae, Rukwatitan, Savannasaurus, Titanopodus, Titanosauridae, Vahiny, Wintonotitan, Xianshanosaurus, Yongjinglong

Subtaxa: Epachthosaurus sciuttoi

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore