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Erketu Ksepka and Norell 2006 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 72376

Full reference: D. T. Ksepka and M. A. Norell. 2006. Erketu ellisoni, a long-necked sauropod from Bor Guvé (Dornogov Aimag, Mongolia). American Museum Novitates 3508:1-16

Parent taxon: Somphospondyli according to J. L. Carballido et al. 2015

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

Subtaxa: Erketu ellisoni

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Type: Erketu ellisoni

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore