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Rocasaurus muniozi Salgado and Azpilicueta 2000 (saltasaurine)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Saltasauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 66613

Full reference: L. Salgado and C. Azpilicueta. 2000. Un nuevo saltasaurino (Sauropoda, Titanosauridae) de la provincia de Río Negro (Formación Allen, Cretácico Superior), Patagonia, Argentina [A new saltasaurine (Sauropoda, Titanosauridae) from Río Negro province (Allen Formation, Upper Cretaceous), Patagonia, Argentina. Ameghiniana 37(3):259-264

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

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MPCA-Pv 46. Its type locality is Salitral Moreno, which is in a Campanian/Maastrichtian fluvial sandstone/sandstone in the Allen Formation of Argentina.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore