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Euhelopus zdanskyi Wiman 1929 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 54868

Alternative combination: Helopus zdanskyi

Full reference: C. Wiman. 1929. Die Kreide-Dinosaurier aus Shantung [The Cretaceous dinosaurs of Shantung]. Palaeontologia Sinica, Series C 6(1):1-67

Belongs to Euhelopus according to J. A. Wilson and P. Upchurch 2009

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: PMU R233, 234, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Ningchiakou, Mengyin, which is in a Berriasian/Valanginian terrestrial sandstone/siltstone in the Mengyin Formation of China.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 1088.0, fibula length 740.0, humerus 910.0 x 175.0, humerus diameter 363.0, scapula length 1200.0, tibia length 740.0

Estimated body mass: 5.46 tons based on femur length