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Rocasaurus Salgado and Azpilicueta 2000 (saltasaurine)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Saltasauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 66612

Full reference: L. Salgado and C. Azpilicueta. 2000. Un nuevo saltasaurino (Sauropoda, Titanosauridae) de la provincia de Río Negro (Formación Allen, Cretácico Superior), Patagonia, Argentina [A new saltasaurine (Sauropoda, Titanosauridae) from Río Negro province (Allen Formation, Upper Cretaceous), Patagonia, Argentina. Ameghiniana 37(3):259-264

Parent taxon: Saltasaurinae according to B. J. González Riga and L. Ortiz David 2014

Sister taxa: Bonatitan, Neuquensaurus, Saltasaurini, Saltasaurus

Subtaxa: Rocasaurus muniozi

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Type: Rocasaurus muniozi

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore