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Atlasaurus Monbaron et al. 1999 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 53041

Full reference: M. Monbaron, D. A. Russell, and P. Taquet. 1999. Atlasaurus imelakei n.g., n.sp., a brachiosaurid-like sauropod from the Middle Jurassic of Morocco. Comptes Rendus de l'Académie des Sciences à Paris, Sciences de la Terre et des Planètes 329:519-526

Parent taxon: Eusauropoda according to P. D. Mannion et al. 2017

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

Subtaxa: Atlasaurus imelakei

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Type: Atlasaurus imelakei

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore