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Pellegrinisaurus powelli Salgado 1996 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 66269

Full reference: L. Salgado. 1996. Pellegrinisaurus powelli nov. gen. et sp. (Sauropoda, Titanosauridae) from the Upper Cretaceous of Lago Pellegrini, northwestern Patagonia, Argentina. Ameghiniana 33(4):355-365

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

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MPCA 1500, a set of vertebrae. Its type locality is Cantera de la Pala Mécanica (MPCA), which is in a Campanian/Campanian terrestrial sandstone in the Anacleto Formation of Argentina.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore