Phylogeny of the ankylosaurian dinosaurs (Ornithischia: Thyreophora)

  title={Phylogeny of the ankylosaurian dinosaurs (Ornithischia: Thyreophora)},
  author={Richard S. Thompson and Jolyon C. Parish and Susannah C. R. Maidment and Paul M. Barrett},
  journal={Journal of Systematic Palaeontology},
  pages={301 - 312}
Ankylosauria is a diverse clade of quadrupedal ornithischian dinosaurs whose remains are known from Middle Jurassic to latest Cretaceous sediments worldwide. Despite a long history of research, ankylosaur interrelationships remain poorly resolved and existing cladistic analyses suffer from limited character and taxon sampling. Here, we present the most comprehensive phylogenetic analysis of the group attempted to date. The traditional ankylosaurid–nodosaurid dichotomy is maintained… 

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