PaleoDB taxon number: 261769
Alternative combinations: Camptosaurus depressus, Planicoxa depressa, Planicoxa depressus
Full reference: C. W. Gilmore. 1909. Osteology of the Jurassic reptile Camptosaurus, with a revision of the genus, and descriptions of two new species. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 36(1666):197-332
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: USNM 4753. Its type locality is Calico Canyon (USNM), which is in a Barremian terrestrial horizon in the Lakota Formation of South Dakota.
Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore