Barosaurus

Barosaurus

BAR-oh-sore-us

'heavy lizard'

24.0m-long sauropod

Diet: herbivorous

Country: Tanzania, USA

Period: Late Jurassic, 155-145 million years ago

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy: Dinosauria, Saurischia, Sauropodomorpha, Sauropoda, Eusauropoda, Neosauropoda, Diplodocoidea, Diplodocidae

Named by: Marsh (1890)

Type species: lentus

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