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Re: Clarifying Hierosaurus sternbergi
Tommy Bradley wrote-
> *Hierosaurus coleii* (Mehl, 1936) = *Niobrarasaurus coleii*
> *Hierosaurus sternbergi* (Wieland, 1909) is a nomen dubium. Is it
> *Nodosaurus textilis*? Or is that an old, outmoded idea?
Yeah, H. coleii was renamed Niobrarasaurus, and H. sternbergi is usually
considered a nomen dubium. But the latter is not a junior synonym of
Nodosaurus anymore. Hierosaurus and Niobrarasaurus were actually
contemporaneous, while Nodosaurus lived earlier.