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Barilium dawsoni Lydekker 1888 (iguanodontid)

Reptilia - Neornithischia - Iguanodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 167440

Alternative combinations: Iguanodon dawsoni, Torilion dawsoni

Synonyms: Kukufeldia tilgatensis McDonald et al. 2010 (no. 178353), Sellacoxa pauli Carpenter and Ishida 2010 (no. 290605)

Full reference: R. Lydekker. 1888. Catalogue of the Fossil Reptilia and Amphibia in the British Museum (Natural History). Part I. Containing the Orders Ornithosauria, Crocodilia, Dinosauria, Squamata, Rhynchocephalia, and Proterosauria. British Museum (Natural History), London 1-309

Belongs to Barilium according to D. B. Norman 2014

Sister taxa: none

Type specimens:

  • Barilium dawsoni: BMNH R798, R802. Its type locality is Shornden Quarry (clay), which is in a Valanginian terrestrial claystone in the Wadhurst Clay Formation of the United Kingdom.
  • Kukufeldia tilgatensis: NHMUK 28660, a mandible (right dentary). Its type locality is Whiteman’s Green, Cuckfield, which is in a Valanginian terrestrial sandstone in the Tunbridge Wells Sand Formation of the United Kingdom.
  • Sellacoxa pauli: BMNH R 3788, a set of postcrania. Its type locality is Old Roar Quarry (BMNH), which is in a Valanginian lacustrine - small claystone in the Wadhurst Clay Formation of the United Kingdom.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore