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Cardiodon Owen 1841 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 53008

Full reference: R. Owen. 1841. Odontography; or, a Treatise on the Comparative Anatomy of the Teeth; Their Physiological Relations, Mode of Development, and Microscopic Structure, in the Vertebrate Animals. Part II. Dental System of Reptiles 179-295

Parent taxon: Eusauropoda according to P. Upchurch et al. 2004

Sister taxa: Algoasaurus, Algoasaurus bauri, Barapasaurus, Bellusaurus, Bothriospondylus madagascariensis, Cetiosauridae, Cetiosauriscus, Cetiosaurus, Datousaurus, Dystrophaeus, Ferganasaurus, Haestasaurus, Hudiesaurus, Janenschia, Jobaria, Klamelisaurus, Lapparentosaurus, Mamenchisauridae, Nebulasaurus, Neosauropoda, Ornithopsis leedsi, Patagosaurus, Rhoetosaurus, Shunosaurus, Spinophorosaurus, Turiasauria, Volkheimeria

Subtaxa: Cardiodon rugulosus

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore