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Kentrosaurus Hennig 1915 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Ornithischia - Stegosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 38811

Synonyms: Doryphorosaurus Nopcsa 1916 (no. 56504), Kentrorosaurus Hennig 1916 (no. 260678), Kentrurosaurus Hennig 1916 (no. 56503)

Full reference: E. Hennig. 1915. Kentrosaurus aethiopicus der Stegosauride des Tendaguru [Kentrosaurus aethiopicus the stegosaurid from Tendaguru]. Sitzungsberichte der Gesellschaft Naturforschender Freunde zu Berlin 1915:219-247

Parent taxon: Stegosauridae according to O. Mateus et al. 2009

Sister taxa: Dacentrurinae, Huayangosaurinae, Jiangjunosaurus, Lexovisaurus, Loricatosaurus, Priodontosaurus, Sauraechmodon, Scelidosaurinae, Stegosaurinae, Stegosaurus

Subtaxa: Kentrosaurus aethiopicus

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore