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Zapalasaurus Salgado et al. 2006 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Rebbachisauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 89456

Full reference: L. Salgado, I. d. S. Carvalho, and A. C. Garrido. 2006. Zapalasaurus bonapartei, un nuevo saurópodo de La Formación La Amarga (Cretacico Inferior), noroeste de Patagonia, Provincia de Neuquén, Argentina [Zapalasaurus bonapartei, a new sauropod from the La Amarga Formation (Lower Cretaceous), northwestern Patagonia, Neuquén province, Argentina]. Géobios 39:695-707

Parent taxon: Rebbachisauridae according to J. A. Wilson and R. Allain 2015

Sister taxa: Amazonsaurus, Comahuesaurus, Histriasaurus, Khebbashia, Limaysaurinae, Nopcsaspondylus, Rebbachisaurus tamesnensis

Subtaxa: Zapalasaurus bonapartei

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore