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Charonosaurus jiayinensis Godefroit et al. 2000 (lambeosaurine)

Reptilia - Neornithischia - Hadrosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 64259

Full reference: P. Godefroit, S. Zan, and L. Jin. 2000. Charonosaurus jiayinensis n. g., n. sp., a lambeosaurine dinosaur from the Late Maastrichtian of northeastern China. Compte Rendus de l'Academie des Sciences, Paris, Sciences de la Terre et des plančtes 330:875-882

Belongs to Charonosaurus according to P. Cruzado-Caballero et al. 2013

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: CUST J-V1251-57, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Jiayin, which is in a Maastrichtian fluvial sandstone/mudstone in the Yuliangze Formation of China.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore