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Clasmodosaurus Ameghino 1898 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Dinosauria

Alternative spellings: Clasmodon, Clasmosaurus

Parent taxon: Sauropoda according to P. Upchurch et al. 2004

Sister taxa: Acanthopholis platypus, Aepisaurus, Agustiniidae, Algoasaurus, Amygdalodon, Antetonitrus, Archaeodontosaurus, Astrodon johnstoni, Atlantosaurus, Barosaurus affinis, Blikanasaurus, Bothriospondylidae, Bothriospondylus elongatus, Bothrosauropodidae, Bothrosauropodoidea, Brachiosaurus nougaredi, Brontopodidae, Brontopodus, Brontosauridae, Bruhathkayosaurus, Camarasauroidea, Cardiodontidae, Cetiosaurus hypoolithicus, Cetiosaurus medius, Chinshakiangosaurus, Chondrosteosaurus, Chubutisauridae, Chuxiongosaurus, Clasmodosaurus spatula, Dachongosaurus, Damalasaurus, Eusauropoda, Faveoloolithidae, Gigantosaurus, Gongxianosaurus, Gravisauria, Hamanosauripus, Haplocanthosauridae, Herrerasauridae, Homalosauropodidae, Homalosauropodoidea, Iguanodon praecursor, Iguanodonichnus, Isanosaurus, Koreanosauripus, Kotasaurus, Kunmingosaurus, Lamplughsaura, Lancanjiangosaurus, Lessemsaurus, Mamenchisauroidea, Microdontosaurus, Microsaurops, Morinosaurus, Neosodon, Nurosaurus, Ohmdenosaurus, Oplosaurus, Ornithopsidae, Oshanosaurus, Parabrontopodidae, Parabrontopodus, Parrosaurus, Pleurocoelidae, Pleurocoelus altus, Pleurocoelus nanus, Pleurocoelus valdensis, Polyonyx, Protognathosaurus, Qinlingosaurus, Ravatichnus, Rotundichnus, Tapinosaurus, Tazoudasaurus, Tendaguriidae, Titanosaurus lydekkeri, Titanosaurus montanus, Ultrasaurus, Vulcanodon, Zizhongosaurus, Chiayusaurus lacustris, Chiayusaurus asianensis, Asiatosaurus kwangshiensis, Asiatosaurus mongoliensis

Subtaxa: none

Type: Clasmodosaurus spatula

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore