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Agilisaurus louderbacki Peng 1990 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Neornithischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 57223

Belongs to Agilisaurus according to R. J. Butler et al. 2008

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: ZDM 6011, a skeleton. Its type locality is Dashanpu Dinosaur Quarry, Xiashaximiao, which is in a Bajocian/Callovian lacustrine sandstone/mudstone in the Xiashaximiao Formation of China.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Average measurements (in mm): coracoid 33.3 x 33.0, femur 198.5 x 24.5, fibula 193.0 x 6.0, humerus 97.0 x 11.2, radius 87.6 x 5.0, scapula 82.0 x 15.7, skull length 110.0, tibia 207.0 x 18.4, ulna 85.0 x 7.4

Estimated body mass: 21.0 kg based on femur length