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Antarctopelta oliveroi Salgado and Gasparini 2006 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Ornithischia - Nodosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 77203

Full reference: L. Salgado and Z. Gasparini. 2006. Reappraisal of an ankylosaurian dinosaur from the Upper Cretaceous of James Ross Island (Antarctica). Geodiversitas 28(1):119-135

Belongs to Antarctopelta according to A. Otero and M. Reguero 2013

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: MLP 86-X-28-1. Its type locality is DG6-1, Santa Marta Cove, which is in a Campanian marginal marine sandstone/sandstone in the Snow Hill Island Formation of Antarctica.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore