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Tatankacephalus Parsons and Parsons 2009 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Ornithischia - Nodosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 156241

Full reference: W. L. Parsons and K. M. Parsons. 2009. A new ankylosaur (Dinosauria: Ankylosauria) from the Lower Cretaceous Cloverly Formation of central Montana. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 46:721-738

Parent taxon: Nodosauridae according to F. Han et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Acantholipan, Animantarx, Antarctopelta, Borealopelta, Dongyangopelta, Edmontonia, Edmontoniinae, Gargoyleosaurus, Gastonia, Glyptodontopelta, Hoplitosaurus, Hoplosaurus, Hylaeosaurus, Invictarx, Mymoorapelta, Nodosaurinae, Nodosaurus, Panoplosaurinae, Panoplosaurus, Pawpawsaurus, Peloroplites, Polacanthus, Propanoplosaurus, Sauropelta, Sauropeltinae, Silvisaurus, Struthiosaurinae, Struthiosaurus, Taohelong, Texasetes, Zhejiangosaurus, Hylosaurus

Subtaxa: Tatankacephalus cooneyorum

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Type: Tatankacephalus cooneyorum

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore