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Epachthosaurus Powell 1990 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 57466

Alternative spelling: Epachtosaurus

Full reference: J. E. Powell. 1990. Epachthosaurus sciuttoi (gen. et sp. nov.), un dinosaurio sauropodo del Cretácico de Patagonia (Provincia de Chubut, Argentina) [Epachthosaurus sciuttoi (gen. et sp. nov.), a sauropod dinosaur from the Cretaceous of Patagonia (Chubut province, Argentina)]. Actas del V Congreso Argentino de Paleontologia y Bioestratigrafia, Tucumán, Argentina 1:123-128

Parent taxon: Lithostrotia according to B. J. González Riga et al. 2018

Sister taxa: Antarctosaurus, Atacamatitan, Austroposeidon, Elaltitan, Isisaurus, Lirainosaurinae, Lognkosauria, Lohuecotitan, Magyarosaurus, Malawisaurus, Mansourasaurus, Narambuenatitan, Nemegtosauridae, Paludititan, Paralititan, Pellegrinisaurus, Pitekunsaurus, Qingxiusaurus, Rapetosaurus, Rinconsauria, Saltasauridae, Sarmientosaurus, Shingopana, Tengrisaurus, Titanosaurus

Subtaxa: Epachthosaurus sciuttoi

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore