Ingentia prima Apaldetti et al. 2018 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia - Lessemsauridae

Full reference: C. Apaldetti, R. N. Martínez, I. A. Cerda, D. Pol, and O. Alcober. 2018. An early trend towards gigantism in Triassic sauropodomorph dinosaurs. Nature Ecology & Evolution 2:1227-1232

Belongs to Ingentia according to C. Apaldetti et al. 2018

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: PVSJ 1086, a set of postcrania (Six articulated posterior cervical vertebrae (C5– C10), glenoid region of right scapula and right forelimb lacking all phalanges (except phalanx IV.1 and V.1–2)). Its type locality is Balde de Leyes (Norian, Quebrada del Barro), which is in a Norian/Rhaetian alluvial fan sandstone/siltstone in the Quebrada del Barro Formation of Argentina.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore

Distribution: found only at Balde de Leyes (Norian, Quebrada del Barro)

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