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Barapasaurus Jain et al. 1975 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 38656

Alternative spelling: Baraposaurus

Full reference: S. L. Jain, T. S. Kutty, T. Roy-Chowdhury and S. Chatterjee. 1975. The sauropod dinosaur from the Lower Jurassic Kota Formation of India. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London A 188:221-228

Parent taxon: Eusauropoda according to L. Xing et al. 2015

Sister taxa: Algoasaurus, Algoasaurus bauri, Atlasaurus, Bothriospondylus madagascariensis, Cardiodon, Cetiosauridae, Cetiosauriscus, Cetiosaurus, Datousaurus, Dystrophaeus, Ferganasaurus, Hudiesaurus, Jobaria, Klamelisaurus, Lapparentosaurus, Mamenchisauridae, Nebulasaurus, Neosauropoda, Omeisaurus, Patagosaurus, Rhoetosaurus, Shunosaurus, Spinophorosaurus, Turiasauria, Volkheimeria

Subtaxa: Barapasaurus tagorei

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Type: Barapasaurus tagorei

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore