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Dreadnoughtus schrani Lacovara et al. 2014 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 304824

Full reference: K. J. Lacovara, M. C. Lamanna, L. M. Ibiricu, J. C. Poole, E. R. Schroeter, P. V. Ullmann, K. K. Voegele, Z. M. Boles, A. M. Carter, E. K. Fowler, V. M. Egerton, A. E. Moyer, C. L. Coughenour, J. P. Schein, J. D. Harris, R. D. Martínez, and F. E. Novas. 2014. A Gigantic, Exceptionally Complete Titanosaurian Sauropod Dinosaur from Southern Patagonia, Argentina. Scientific Reports 4(6196)

Belongs to Dreadnoughtus according to K. J. Lacovara et al. 2014

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MPM-PV 1156, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Cerro Fortaleza, which is in a Campanian/Maastrichtian crevasse splay sandstone/mudstone in the Cerro Fortaleza Formation of Argentina.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore