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Zizhongosaurus chuanchengensis Dong et al. 1983 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 65675

Alternative combination: Zizhongosaurus chuanchensis

Full reference: Z. Dong, S. Zhou, and H. Zhang. 1983. [Dinosaurs from the Jurassic of Sichuan]. Palaeontologica Sinica, New Series C, Whole Number 162(23):1-136

Belongs to Zizhongosaurus according to P. Upchurch et al. 2004

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: IVPP V.9067, a set of postcrania (dorsal arch, pubis, humerus). Its type locality is Loquanjing, Luanshai, which is in an Aalenian/Bajocian terrestrial mudstone/limestone in the Ziliujing Formation of China.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore