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Amazonsaurus Carvalho et al. 2003 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Rebbachisauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 89458

Full reference: I. d. S. Carvalho, L. d. S. Avilla, and L. Salgado. 2003. Amazonsaurus maranhensis gen. et sp. nov. (Sauropoda, Diplodocoidea) from the Lower Cretaceous (Aptian-Albian) of Brazil. Cretaceous Research 24:697-713

Parent taxon: Rebbachisauridae according to J. A. Wilson and R. Allain 2015

Sister taxa: Comahuesaurus, Histriasaurus, Khebbashia, Limaysaurinae, Nopcsaspondylus, Rebbachisaurus tamesnensis, Zapalasaurus

Subtaxa: Amazonsaurus maranhensis

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Type: Amazonsaurus maranhensis

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore