- Name meaning:
- 'short-necked Pan [shepherd god]'
© Andrey Atuchin
- Type of dinosaur:
Brachytrachelopan is known from partial neck and dorsal vertebrae (part of the backbone), ribs, a partial pelvis and limb bones. This dinosaur had, proportionately, the shortest neck of any known sauropod.
- Dinosauria, Saurischia, Sauropodomorpha, Sauropoda, Eusauropoda, Neosauropoda, Diplodocoidea, Dicraeosauridae
- Named by:
- Rauhut, Remes, Fechner, Cladera and Puerta (2005)
- Type species: