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Nipponosaurus sachalinensis Nagao 1936 (lambeosaurine)

Reptilia - Neornithischia - Hadrosauridae

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

Belongs to Nipponosaurus according to J. R. Horner et al. 2004

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