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Brachytrachelopan Rauhut et al. 2005 (dicraeosaurid)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Dicraeosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 66114

Full reference: O. W. M. Rauhut, K. Remes, R. Fechner, G. Cladera, and P. Puerta. 2005. Discovery of a short-necked sauropod dinosaur from the Late Jurassic period of Patagonia. Nature 435:670-672

Parent taxon: Dicraeosauridae according to X. Xu et al. 2018

Sister taxa: Amargasaurus, Amargatitanis, Dicraeosaurus, Dyslocosaurus, Lingwulong, Pilmatueia, Suuwassea

Subtaxa: Brachytrachelopan mesai

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore