Abelisaurus

Abelisaurus

Pronunciation:
ah-BEEL-ee-sore-us
Name meaning:
'Abel's lizard'
Abelisaurus
Dinosaur description:
9.0m-long
large theropod
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Diet:
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Country:
Argentina
Period:
Late Cretaceous, 74-70 million years ago

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy:
Dinosauria, Saurischia, Theropoda, Neotheropoda, Ceratosauria, Neoceratosauria, Abelisauridae, Abelisaurinae
Named by:
Bonaparte and Novas (1985)
Type species:
comahuensis
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