Named By: J. C. A. Marsola, J. S. Bittencourt, R. J. Butler, A. A. S. Da Rosa, J. M. Say„o & M. C. Langer - 2019.
Classification: Chordata, Reptilia, Dinosauria, Saurishcia.
Species: N. waldsangae (type).
Size: Unknown due to lack of remains.
Known locations: Brazil - Santa Maria Formation.
Time period: Late Triassic.
Fossil representation: Partial post cranial remains, including partial pelvis, right leg and vertebrae.
is a genus of saurischian dinosaur that lived in South America during
the late Triassic. Nhandumirim has been
interpreted both as a
theropod dinosaur by some and a sauropodomorph by others.
Unfortunately the lack of fossil preservation of the holotype
individual makes it hard to be certain which.
- A new dinosaur with theropod affinities from the Late Triassic Santa Maria Formation, south Brazil. - Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 38(5):e1531878. - J. C. A. Marsola, J. S. Bittencourt, R. J. Butler, A. A. S. Da Rosa, J. M. Say„o & M. C. Langer - 2019.