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Sauroposeidon Wedel et al. 2000 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 66616

Synonym: Paluxysaurus Rose 2007 (taxon 105989)

Full reference: M. J. Wedel, R. L. Cifelli, and R. K. Sanders. 2000. Sauropseidon proteles, a new sauropod from the Early Cretaceous of Oklahoma. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 20(1):109-114

Parent taxon: Somphospondyli according to P. D. Mannion et al. 2017

Sister taxa: Agustinia, Agustinia ligabuei, Angolatitan, Arkharavia, Arkharavia heterocoelica, Astrophocaudia, Austrosaurus, Brontomerus, Chubutisaurus, Erketu, Euhelopodidae, Europatitan, Gannansaurus, Gobititan, Huabeisaurus, Huanghetitan, Huanghetitan ruyangensis, Liubangosaurus, Padillasaurus, Phuwiangosaurus, Sibirotitan, Sonidosaurus, Tangvayosaurus, Tendaguria, Titanosauria, Triunfosaurus, Wintonotitan, Yunmenglong

Subtaxa: Sauroposeidon proteles

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore