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Parksosaurus warreni Parks 1926 (bird foot dinosaur)

Reptilia - Neornithischia - Thescelosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 52894

Alternative combinations: Parksosaurus warrenae, Thescelosaurus warreni

Full reference: W. A. Parks. 1926. Thescelosaurus warreni, a new species of orthopodous dinosaur from the Edmonton Formation of Alberta. University of Toronto Studies, Geology Series 21:1-42

Belongs to Parksosaurus according to C. A. Boyd et al. 2009

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: ROM 804, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Rumsey Ferry road (100 ft level) [ROM], which is in a Maastrichtian terrestrial sandstone in the Horseshoe Canyon Formation of Canada.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 270.0, fibula 305.0 x 17.0, humerus length 218.0, radius length 128.0, tibia length 322.0, ulna length 147.0

Estimated body mass: 49.8 kg based on femur length