Osteology of Huabeisaurus allocotus (Sauropoda: Titanosauriformes) from the Upper Cretaceous of China

  title={Osteology of Huabeisaurus allocotus (Sauropoda: Titanosauriformes) from the Upper Cretaceous of China},
  author={Michael D. D’Emic and P. Mannion and P. Upchurch and R. Benson and Q. Pang and Cheng Zhengwu},
  journal={PLoS ONE},
  • Michael D. D’Emic, P. Mannion, +3 authors Cheng Zhengwu
  • Published 2013
  • Biology, Medicine
  • PLoS ONE
  • Background The Late Cretaceous titanosauriform sauropod Huabeisaurus allocotus Pang and Cheng is known from teeth and much of the postcranial skeleton. Its completeness makes it an important taxon for integrating and interpreting anatomical observations from more fragmentary Cretaceous East Asian sauropods and for understanding titanosauriform evolution in general. Methodology/Principal Findings We present a detailed redescription of Huabeisaurus allocotus and a suite of anatomical comparisons… CONTINUE READING
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