Sellacoxa

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It has been suggested that this article be merged into Barilium. (Discuss) Proposed since March 2014. Sellacoxa Temporal range: Early Cretaceous, 140 Ma PreЄ Є O S D C P T J K Pg N ↓ Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Reptilia Clade: Dinosauria Order: †Ornithischia Suborder: †Ornithopoda Clade: †Styracosterna Genus: †Sellacoxa Carpenter & Ishida, 2010 Species †S. pauli Carpenter & Ishida, 2010 (type) Sellacoxa is a genus of iguanodont dinosaur which existed in what is now England during the Early Cretaceous period (lower Valanginian stage, around 140 mya).[1] Identified from a nearly complete right ilium, pubis, ischium, and thirteen articulated posterior dorsals and sacrals (holotype BMNH R 3788) found in May 1873 by John Hopkinson in the Old Roar Quarry, at Silverhill, near Hastings, from the lower Wadhurst Clay of East Sussex, England,[2] that David Norman (2010) regarded as an individual of Barilium.[3] It was named by Kenneth Carpenter and Yusuke Ishida in 2010 and the type species is Sellacoxa pauli.[1] The generic name means “saddle” (sella in Latin) + “hips” (coxa) in reference to the saddle-shaped ilium, and the specific name honors Gregory S. Paul for recognising that European iguanodont diversity is higher than previously assumed.[1] References[edit] ^ a b c Carpenter, K. & Ishida, Y. (2010). "Early and "Middle" Cretaceous Iguanodonts in Time and Space" (PDF). Journal of Iberian Geology. 36 (2): 145–164. doi:10.5209/rev_JIGE.2010.v36.n2.3.  ^ Hopkinson, J. (1874). "Excursion to Eastbourne and St. Leonards". Proceedings of the Geologists’ Association. 3: 211–214. doi:10.1016/s0016-7878(74)80101-x.  ^ Norman, David B. (2010). "A taxonomy of iguanodontians (Dinosauria: Ornithopoda) from the lower Wealden Group (Cretaceous: Valanginian) of southern England" (PDF). Zootaxa. 2489: 47–66.  Dinosaurs portal This article related to ornithopod dinosaurs is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. v t e 보지

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