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Name - Thescelosaurus Gilmore 1913

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Animalia (Kingdom)
Chordata (Phylum)
Vertebrata (Subphylum)
Reptilia (Class)
Archosauria (Subclass)
Ornithischia (Order)
Ornithopoda (Suborder)


Original Description Reference

  • A new dinosaur from the Lance formation of Wyoming. Smithsonian Institution Miscellaneous Collection, 61(No. 5) 1913: (1-5). [Zoological Record Volume 50]

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Zoological Record

Recent Publications

  • Notes on Thescelosaurus, a conservative ornithopod dinosaur from the Upper Cretaceous of North America, with comments on ornithopod classification.
  • A new dinosaur from the Lance formation of Wyoming.
  • Taxonomic revison of the basal neornithischian taxa Thescelosaurus and Bugenasaura.
  • A new basal ornithopod dinosaur (Frenchman Formation, Saskatchewan, Canada), and implications for late Maastrichtian ornithischian diversity in North America.

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