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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: Macronaria according to P. D. Mannion et al. 2019

Sister taxa: Abrosaurus, Apatosaurus minimus, Aragosaurus, Astrodon, Bothriospondylus robustus, Camarasauromorpha, Daanosaurus, Dinodocus, Dinodocus mackesoni, Dongbeititan, Galveosaurus, Titanomorpha, Titanosauriformes

Subtaxa: Atlasaurus imelakei

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Type: Atlasaurus imelakei

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore