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Aepisaurus elephantinus Gervais 1852 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 65141

Alternative combination: Aepysaurus elephantinus

Full reference: P. Gervais. 1852. Zoologie et Paléontologie Françaises (Animaux Vertébrés) ou Nouvelles Recherches sur les Animaux Vivants et Fossiles de la France [French Zoology and Paleontology (Vertebrate Animals) or New Research on the Living and Fossil Animals of France] 1–3:1-274+

Belongs to Aepisaurus according to P. Upchurch et al. 2004

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MNHN (lost), a set of postcrania. Its type locality is Mont Ventoux, Bédoin, which is in an Albian marginal marine sandstone in the Mont Ventoux Formation of France.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore