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Neuquensaurus Powell 1992 (saltasaurine)

Reptilia - Dinosauria - Saltasauridae

Invalid subtaxa: Loricosaurus Huene 1929, Microcoelus Lydekker 1893, Neuquensaurus robustus Huene 1929 [nomen dubium], Saltasaurus robustus Huene 1929 [nomen dubium], Titanosaurus robustus Huene 1929 [nomen dubium]

Full reference: J. E. Powell. 1992. Osteologia de Saltasaurus loricatus (Sauropoda - Titanosauridae) del Cretácico Superior del noroeste Argentino [Osteology of Saltasaurus loricatus (Sauropoda - Titanosauridae) from the Upper Cretaceous of northwest Argentina]. In J. L. Sanz & A. D. Buscalioni (eds.), Los Dinosaurios y Su Entorno Biotico: Actas del Segundo Curso de Paleontologia in Cuenca. Institutio "Juan de Valdes", Cuenca, Argentina 165-230

Parent taxon: Saltasaurinae according to B. J. González Riga and L. Ortiz David 2014

Sister taxa: Bonatitan, Rocasaurus, Saltasaurini, Saltasaurus

Subtaxa: Neuquensaurus australis

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore