PaleoDB taxon number: 56972
Alternative combination: Nipponosaurus sachaliensis
Full reference: T. Nagao. 1936. Nipponosaurus sachalinensis: a new genus and species of trachodont dinosaur from Japanese Saghalien. Journal of the Faculty of Science, Hokkaido Imperial University, series 4, Geology and Mineralogy 3(2):185-220
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: UHR 6590, a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Kawakami Colliery, Sakhalin, which is in a Santonian/Campanian marginal marine mudstone in the Russian Federation.
Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore