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Nodosaurus textilis Marsh 1889 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Ornithischia - Nodosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 52780

Alternative combination: Nodosaurus testilis

Full reference: O. C. Marsh. 1889. Notice of gigantic horned Dinosauria from the Cretaceous. American Journal of Science 38:173-175

Belongs to Nodosaurus according to M. K. Vickaryous et al. 2004

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: YPM 1815, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is west slope, Como Bluff (YPM), which is in a Cenomanian marginal marine horizon in the Frontier Formation of Wyoming.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore