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Animantarx ramaljonesi Carpenter et al. 1999 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Ornithischia - Nodosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 63699

Full reference: K. Carpenter, J. I. Kirkland, D. Burge and J. Bird. 1999. Ankylosaurs (Dinosauria: Ornithischia) of the Cedar Mountain Formation, Utah, and their stratigraphic distribution. Vertebrate Paleontology in Utah, D. D. Gillette (ed.), Utah Geological Survey Miscellaneous Publication 99-1:243-251

Belongs to Animantarx according to M. K. Vickaryous et al. 2004

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: CEUM 6228R, a partial skeleton (partial skull, right mandible, cervical and dorsal vertebrae, ribs, scapula-coracoids, fragment of sternal plate, right humerus, left ilium with ischium, and le). Its type locality is Carol Jones Quarry (CEU), which is in an Albian terrestrial mudstone/sandstone in the Cedar Mountain Formation of Utah.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Average measurements (in mm): coracoid width 155.0, femur length 415.0, humerus length 298.0, scapula length 240.0

Estimated body mass: 296.2 kg based on femur length