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Abrosaurus dongpoensis Ouyang 1989 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 184288

Alternative combination: Abrosaurus dongpoi

Full reference: H. Ouyang. 1989. [A new sauropod from Dashanpu, Zigong Co., Sichuan Province (Abrosaurus dongpoensis gen. et sp. nov.)]. Zigong Dinosaur Museum Newsletter 2:10-14

Belongs to Abrosaurus according to P. Upchurch et al. 2004

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: ZDM 5038, a skull. Its type locality is Dashanpu Dinosaur Quarry [Xiashaximiao Fm.], which is in a Bajocian/Callovian lacustrine sandstone/mudstone in the Xiashaximiao Formation of China.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Average measurements (in mm): skull length 456.0