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Giraffatitan Paul 1988 (brachiosaurid)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Brachiosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 92307

Alternative spelling: Brachiosaurus (Giraffatitan)

Full reference: G. S. Paul. 1988. The brachiosaur giants of the Morrison and Tendaguru with a description of a new subgenus, Giraffatitan, and a comparison of the world's largest dinosaurs. Hunteria 2(3):1-14

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

Sister taxa: Abydosaurus, Bellusaurinae, Brachiosaurinae, Brachiosaurus, Camarasaurinae, Cedarosaurus, Euhelopodinae, Europasaurus, Klamelisaurinae, Lusotitan, Ornithopsis eucamerotus, Sonorasaurus, Soriatitan, Venenosaurus, Vouivria

Subtaxa: Giraffatitan brancai

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore