Named By: A. Tumanova & V. R. Alifanov - 2018.
Classification: Chordata, Reptilia, Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Stegosauria, Stegosauridae.
Species: M. exspectabilis (type).
Size: Unknown due to lack of remains.
Known locations: Mongolia.
Time period: Aptian/Albian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Dorsal (back) and caudal (tail) vertebrae and some pelvic fossils.
is a genus of stegosaurid
dinosaur that lived in Asia during the early
Cretaceous. Unfortunately details about Mongolostegus
are hard to
determine due to the overall lack of fossil remains for the genus.
- First Record of Stegosaur (Ornithischia, Dinosauria) from the Aptian-Albian of Mongolia. - Paleontological Journal 52(14). - A. Tumanova & V. R. Alifanov - 2018.