†family Jeholosauridae Han et al. 2012 (ornithischian)

Reptilia - Neornithischia - Jeholosauridae

Full reference: F.-L. Han, P. M. Barrett, R. J. Butler and X. Xu. 2012. Postcranial anatomy of Jeholosaurus shangyuanensis (Dinosauria, Ornithischia) from the Lower Cretaceous Yixian Formation of China. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 32(6):1370-1395

Parent taxon: Neornithischia according to D. Madzia et al. 2018

See also Alifanov and Saveliev 2014 and Han et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Agilisaurus, Clypeodonta, Hexinlusaurus, Isaberrysaura, Kulindadromeus, Leaellynasaura, Lesothosaurus, Neornithopoda, Ornithopoda, Othnielosaurus, Stormbergia, Thescelosauridae, Yandusaurus

Subtaxa: Jeholosaurus Kulindapteryx Yueosaurus

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Type: Jeholosaurus

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore


• Cretaceous of China (2 collections)

• Jurassic of the Russian Federation (1)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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