Alternative combination: Lapparentosaurus madagascarensis
Full reference: J. F. Bonaparte. 1986. The early radiation and phylogenetic relationships of the Jurassic sauropod dinosaurs, based on vertebral anatomy. The Beginning of the Age of Dinosaurs: Faunal Change Across the Triassic–Jurassic Boundary. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge 247-258
Sister taxa: none
Type specimen: MAA 91-92, a set of vertebrae. Its type locality is Andranomamy, Majunga, which is in a Bathonian terrestrial horizon in the Isalo III Formation of Madagascar.
Ecology: ground dwelling herbivore