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Iguanodon praecursor Sauvage 1876 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Dinosauria - Rebbachisauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 65153

Alternative combinations: Caulodon praecursor, Caulodon precursor, Neosodon praecursor, Pelorosaurus precursor

Full reference: H.-E. Sauvage. 1876. Notes sur les reptiles fossiles [Notes on fossil reptiles]. Bulletin de la Société Géologique de France, 3e série 4:435-444

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

Sister taxa: Antetonitrus, Astrodon johnstoni, Camarasauroidea, Dicraeosauridae, Diplodocidae, Eusauropoda, Koreanosauripus, Rebbachisauridae, Pulanesaura

Type specimen: BHN2R 112, a tooth. Its type locality is Tour de Croÿ, Wimereux, which is in a Tithonian marine horizon in France.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore