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Antarctosaurus wichmannianus Huene 1929 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 66264

Alternative combination: Antarctosaurus wishmannianus

Full reference: F. v. Huene. 1929. Los sauriquios y ornitisquios del Cretáceo argentino. Anales del Museo de La Plata, serie 2 3:1-196

Belongs to Antarctosaurus according to J. A. Wilson et al. 2009

Sister taxa: Antarctosaurus brasiliensis, Antarctosaurus giganteus, Antarctosaurus jaxarticus

Type specimen: MACN 6904, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is General Roca, Rio Negro (MACN), which is in a Campanian/Campanian terrestrial sandstone/sandstone in the Anacleto Formation of Argentina.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore