Stegosauria


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Steg`o`sau´ri`a

    (stĕg`ô`sạ´rĭ`å)
n. pl.1.(Paleon.) An extinct order of herbivorous dinosaurs, including the genera Stegosaurus, Omosaurus, and their allies.
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In addition to Delapparentia, the dinosaur record from the Camarillas Formation in Galve is composed of the basal ornithopod Gideonmantellia amosanjuanae (Ruiz-Omenaca et al., 2012), represented by an isolated skeleton, as well as other taxa represented by isolated remains identified as Stegosauria indet., Ornithopoda indet., Iguanodontoidea indet., Sauropoda indet., Euhelopodidae indet., Allosauroidea?
The material of Baldovar is referred to Stegosauria by the presence of a parallel-sided blade of the scapula, an indistinct fourth trochanter on the femur, and paired dermal spines on the tail (Galton and Upchurch, 2004; Maidment et al, 2008).
(1995b): Dacentrurus armatus (Stegosauria, Dinosauria) del Cretacico inferior de los Serranos (Valencia, Espana).