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Edmontonia Sternberg 1928 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Ornithischia - Nodosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 63919

Synonyms: Chassternbergia Bakker 1988 (no. 82626), Denversaurus Bakker 1988 (no. 68190), Edmontonia (Chassternbergia) Bakker 1988 (no. 68194)

Full reference: C. M. Sternberg. 1928. A new armored dinosaur from the Edmonton Formation of Alberta. Transactions of the Royal Society of Canada, series 3 22:93-106

Parent taxon: Nodosauridae according to F. Han et al. 2014

Sister taxa: Acantholipan, Animantarx, Antarctopelta, Borealopelta, Dongyangopelta, Edmontoniinae, Gargoyleosaurus, Gastonia, Glyptodontopelta, Hoplitosaurus, Hoplosaurus, Hylaeosaurus, Invictarx, Mymoorapelta, Nodosaurinae, Nodosaurus, Panoplosaurinae, Panoplosaurus, Pawpawsaurus, Peloroplites, Polacanthus, Propanoplosaurus, Sauropelta, Sauropeltinae, Silvisaurus, Struthiosaurinae, Struthiosaurus, Taohelong, Tatankacephalus, Texasetes, Zhejiangosaurus, Hylosaurus

Subtaxa: Edmontonia longiceps, Edmontonia rugosidens

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Type: Edmontonia longiceps

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore