PaleoDB taxon number: 82609
Alternative combinations: Gargoyleosaurus parkpini, Gargoyleosaurus parkpinoorum
Full reference: K. Carpenter, C. Miles, and K. Cloward. 1998. Skull of a Jurassic ankylosaur (Dinosauria). Nature 393:782-783
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: DMNH 27726. Its type locality is Bone Cabin Quarry West (BCQ West), which is in a Kimmeridgian terrestrial sandstone/mudstone in the Morrison Formation of Wyoming.
Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore