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Alamosaurus Gilmore 1922 (saltasaurid)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Saltasauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 38683

Alternative spelling: Almosaurus

Full reference: C. W. Gilmore. 1922. A new sauropod dinosaur from the Ojo Alamo Formation of New Mexico. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections 72(34):1-9

Parent taxon: Saltasauridae according to S. F. Poropat et al. 2016

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

Subtaxa: Alamosaurus sanjuanensis

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Type: Alamosaurus sanjuanensis

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore