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Nanshiungosaurus Dong 1979 (coelurosaur)

Reptilia - Avetheropoda - Therizinosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 54831

Alternative spelling: Nashiungosaurus

Full reference: Z. Dong. 1979. Cretaceous dinosaurs of Hunan, China. Mesozoic and Cenozoic Red Beds of South China: Selected Papers from the "Cretaceous-Tertiary Workshop", Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology & Nanjing Institute of Paleontology (eds.), Science Press, Nanxiong, China 342-350

Parent taxon: Therizinosauridae according to H. Pu et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Enigmosaurus, Erliansaurus, Eshanosaurus, Neimongosaurus, Nothronychus, Segnosaurus, Suzhousaurus, Therizinosaurus, Tiantaisaurus

Subtaxa: Nanshiungosaurus bohlini, Nanshiungosaurus brevispinus

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Type: Nanshiungosaurus brevispinus

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore