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Petrobrasaurus Filippi et al. 2011 (saltasaurid)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Saltasauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 201030

Full reference: L. S. Filippi, J. I. Canudo, J. L. Salgado, A. Garrido, R. García, I. Cerda, and A. Otero. 2011. A new sauropod titanosaur from the Plottier Formation (Upper Cretaceous) of Patagonia (Argentina). Geologica Acta 9(1):1-12

Parent taxon: Saltasauridae according to R. A. Coria et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Alamosaurus, Jiangshanosaurus, Opisthocoelicaudia, Saltasaurinae, Trigonosaurus, Zhuchengtitan

Subtaxa: Petrobrasaurus puestohernandezi

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore