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Aegyptosaurus baharijensis Stromer 1932 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

PaleoDB taxon number: 66662

Alternative combination: Aegyptosaurus aegyptiacus

Full reference: E. Stromer. 1932. Ergebnisse der Forschungsreisen Prof. E. Stromers in den WŁsten ńgyptens. II. Wirbeltierreste der BaharÓje-Stufe (unterstes Cenoman). 11. Sauropoda [Results of the expeditions of Professor E. Stromer in the Egyptian deserts. II. Vertebrate animal remains from the BaharÓje bed (lowest Cenomanian). 11. Sauropoda]. Abhandlungen der Bayerischen Akademie der Wissenschaften Mathematisch-naturwissenschaftliche Abteilung, Neue Folge 10:1-21

Belongs to Aegyptosaurus according to P. Upchurch et al. 2004

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: BSP 1912 VIII 61, a set of postcrania. Its type locality is Gebel el Dist (7m), which is in a Cenomanian terrestrial sandstone in the BaharÓje Formation of Egypt.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore