Sternal ribs

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Partial ossification of sternal rib segments (2) has been reported in other iguanodont taxa such as Mantellisaurus and Iguanodon and other basal ornithopods such as Dryosaurus, Camptosaurus or Zalmoxes (Weishampel et al.
The large size of the Delapparentia holotype may be due to the senile state of the individual, which is also suggested by the fusion of certain axial elements (dorsal ribs and neural arches, pairs of caudal centra) and the ossification of the sternal ribs.