Named By: F. Torcida Fernández-Baldor, J. I. Canudo, P. Huerta, M. Moreno-Azanza & D. Montero - 2017
Classification: Chordata, Reptilia, Dinosauria, Saurischia, Sauropoda, Somphospondyli.
Species: E. eastwoodi (type).
Size: Roughly estimated about 20 meters long.
Known locations: Spain - Castrillo de la Reina Formation.
Time period: Barremian/Aptian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Partial post cranial remains.
Europatitan was a very large somphospondylan sauropod dinosaur that lived in Spain during the early Cretaceous. The type species name E. eastwoodi was inspired by the actor Clint Eastwood.
- Europatitan eastwoodi, a new sauropod from the lower Cretaceous of Iberia in the initial radiation of somphospondylans in Laurasia. - PeerJ 5:e3409:1-50 - F. Torcida Fernández-Baldor, J. I. Canudo, P. Huerta, M. Moreno-Azanza & D. Montero - 2017.