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Hylaeosaurus Mantell 1833 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Ornithischia - Nodosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 38822

Alternative spellings: Hyaeolosaurus, Hylosaurus

Synonym: Vectensia Delair 1982 (taxon 67853)

Full reference: G. A. Mantell. 1833. The Geology of the South-East of England xix-415

Parent taxon: Nodosauridae according to F. Han et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Acantholipan, Animantarx, Antarctopelta, Borealopelta, Dongyangopelta, Edmontonia, Edmontoniinae, Gargoyleosaurus, Gastonia, Glyptodontopelta, Hoplitosaurus, Hoplosaurus, Invictarx, Mymoorapelta, Nodosaurinae, Nodosaurus, Panoplosaurinae, Panoplosaurus, Pawpawsaurus, Peloroplites, Polacanthus, Propanoplosaurus, Sauropelta, Sauropeltinae, Silvisaurus, Struthiosaurinae, Struthiosaurus, Taohelong, Tatankacephalus, Texasetes, Zhejiangosaurus, Hylosaurus

Subtaxa: Hylaeosaurus armatus

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Type: Hylaeosaurus armatus

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore