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Rhabdodon suessii Bunzel 1871 (rhabdodontid)

Reptilia - Neornithischia - Rhabdodontidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 264926

Alternative combinations: Iguanodon suessi, Iguanodon suessii, Mochlodon suessi, Mochlodon suessii, Rhabdodon suessi

Full reference: E. Bunzel. 1871. Die Reptilfauna der Gosauformation in der Neuen Welt bei Weiner-Neustadt. Abhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Königlichen Geologischen Reichsanstalt 5:1-18

Belongs to Mochlodon according to A. Osi et al. 2012

Sister taxon: Mochlodon vorosi

Type specimen: PIUW 2349, a mandible (right dentary). Its type locality is Muthmannsdorf, which is in a Campanian estuary/bay coal/sandstone in the Grünbach Formation of Austria.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 55.0, femur diameter 10.0, radius length 60.0, radius diameter 7.00, tibia length 122.0, tibia diameter 13.0

Estimated body mass: 579.5 g based on femur length