Named By: E. Gorscak, P. M. O'Connor, E. M. Roberts & N. J. Stevens - 2017.
Classification: Chordata, Reptilia, Dinosauria, Saurischia, Sauropoda, Titanosauria, Lithostrotia.
Species: S. songwensis (type).
Size: Estimated up to 8 meters long.
Known locations: Tanzania - Galula Formation.
Time period: Aptian/Cenomanian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Partial post cranial skeleton and a partial jaw.
is a genus of titanosaurian sauropod
dinosaur that lived in Africa
during the Cretaceous. Shingopana is a small
genus of titanosaur and
one thought to have been similar to the genus Aeolosaurus,
femur of Shingopana is proportionately shorter than
that seen in
- The second titanosaurian (Dinosauria: Sauropoda) from the middle Cretaceous Galula Formation, southwestern Tanzania, with remarks on African titanosaurian diversity. - Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 37(4):e1343250:1-22. - E. Gorscak, P. M. O'Connor, E. M. Roberts & N. J. Stevens - 2017.