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Stenopelix valdensis Meyer 1857 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Neornithischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 65431

Alternative combination: Stenopelyx valdensis

Full reference: H. v. Meyer. 1857. Beiträge zur näheren Kenntniss fossiler Reptilien [Contributions to the detailed knowledge of fossil reptiles]. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Geognosie, Geologie und Petrefakten-Kunde 1857:532-543

Belongs to Stenopelix according to R. J. Butler and R. M. Sullivan 2009

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: GZG 741/2 (formerly GPI 741-1, 2), a partial skeleton. Its type locality is Harrl quarry, Bückeburg, which is in a Berriasian terrestrial sandstone in the Bückeberg Formation of Germany.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 140.0, tibia length 140.0

Estimated body mass: 7.92 kg based on femur length