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Pelorosaurus conybeari Melville 1849 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 54174

Alternative combinations: Cetiosaurus conybeari, Pelorosaurus conybearei

Full reference: A. G. Melville. 1849. Notes on the vertebral column of the Iguanodon. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London 139:285-300

Belongs to Pelorosaurus according to P. Upchurch et al. 2004

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: BMNH 28626, a set of vertebrae (caudal vertebrae). Its type locality is Cuckfield Quarry, Tilgate, which is in a Valanginian/Hauterivian terrestrial sandstone in the Tunbridge Wells Sand Formation of the United Kingdom.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore