ammonites
banner
Gateway to the Paleobiology Database
Anatotitan copei Lull and Wright 1942 (hadrosaurine)

Reptilia - Neornithischia - Hadrosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 64302

Skull of Anatotitan copei (RTMP cast)

Alternative combination: Anatosaurus copei

Full reference: R. S. Lull and N. E. Wright. 1942. Hadrosaurian dinosaurs of North America. Geological Society of America Special Paper 40:1-242

Belongs to Anatotitan according to P. Godefroit et al. 2008

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: AMNH 5730, a skeleton. Its type locality is Moreau River (AMNH), which is in a Maastrichtian terrestrial horizon in the Hell Creek Formation of South Dakota.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur 1120.0 x 180.0

Estimated body mass: 2.67 tons based on femur length