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Hypsilophodon foxii Huxley 1870 (bird foot dinosaur)

Reptilia - Neornithischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 54190

Alternative combinations: Hypsilophodon foxi, Iguanodon foxii

Full reference: T. H. Huxley. 1870. On Hypsilophodon foxii, a new dinosaurian from the Wealden of the Isle of Wight. Quarterly Review of the Geological Society of London 26:3-12

Belongs to Hypsilophodon according to W. Zheng et al. 2013

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: BMNH R.197, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Hypsilophodon Bed, Cowleaze Chine, which is in a Barremian terrestrial marl/claystone in the Wessex Formation of the United Kingdom.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur 142.8 x 11.0

Estimated body mass: 8.38 kg based on femur length