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Rapetosaurus Curry Rogers and Forster 2001 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 57532

Full reference: K. A. Curry Rogers and C. A. Forster. 2001. The last of the dinosaur titans: a new sauropod from Madagascar. Nature 412:530-534

Parent taxon: Lithostrotia according to B. J. González Riga et al. 2016

Sister taxa: Antarctosaurus, Atacamatitan, Austroposeidon, Elaltitan, Epachthosaurus, Isisaurus, Lirainosaurinae, Lognkosauria, Lohuecotitan, Magyarosaurus, Malawisaurus, Mansourasaurus, Narambuenatitan, Nemegtosauridae, Normanniasaurus, Paludititan, Paralititan, Pellegrinisaurus, Pitekunsaurus, Qingxiusaurus, Rinconsauria, Saltasauridae, Sarmientosaurus, Shingopana, Tengrisaurus, Titanosaurus, Volgatitan

Subtaxa: Rapetosaurus krausei

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Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore