Shunosaurus lii Dong et al. 1983 (sauropod)

Reptilia - Saurischia

Alternative combination: Schunosaurus lii

Full reference: Z. Dong, S. Zhou, and H. Zhang. 1983. [Dinosaurs from the Jurassic of Sichuan]. Palaeontologica Sinica, New Series C, Whole Number 162(23):1-136

Belongs to Shunosaurus according to M. D. D'Emic 2012

See also Allain and Aquesbi 2008, ApesteguĂ­a 2005, Buffetaut et al. 1993, Chatterjee and Zheng 2002, Dong 1992, Dong 1997, Dong 1997, Dong et al. 1983, He et al. 1984, Jiang et al. 2011, Loyal et al. 1996, Martin-Rolland 1999, McIntosh 1990, Mocho et al. 2014, Saegusa et al. 2010, Saegusa and Tomida 2011, Taquet 1986, Tschopp and Mateus 2013, Upchurch et al. 2004, Upchurch et al. 2007, Vickaryous and Ryan 1997, Wilson 2002, Wilson and Sereno 1998, Ye et al. 2007, Zhang 1988, Zhang and Chen 1996, Zhang et al. 1984 and Zheng 1991

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: IVPP V.9065, a skeleton. Its type locality is Dashanpu Dinosaur Quarry [Xiashaximiao Fm.], which is in an Oxfordian lacustrine sandstone/mudstone in the Shaximiao Formation of China.

Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore


• Jurassic of China (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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