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Lesothosaurus Galton 1978 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Ornithischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 57573

Full reference: P. M. Galton. 1978. Fabrosauridae, the basal family of ornithischian dinosaurs (Reptilia: Ornithischia). Paläontologische Zeitschrift 52(1/2):138-159

Parent taxon: Neornithischia according to D. Madzia et al. 2018

Sister taxa: Agilisaurus, Clypeodonta, Hexinlusaurus, Isaberrysaura, Jeholosauridae, Kulindadromeus, Leaellynasaura, Neornithopoda, Ornithopoda, Othnielosaurus, Stormbergia, Thescelosauridae, Yandusaurus

Subtaxa: Lesothosaurus diagnosticus

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore