Brachylophosaurus

Brachylopho-saurus

Pronunciation:
brak-i-lof-oh-sore-us
Name meaning:
'short-crested lizard'
Brachylophosaurus
euornithopod silhouette
Type of dinosaur:
euornithopod
Length:
7.0m
Diet:
herbivorous herbivorous food icon
When it lived:
Late Cretaceous, 89-88 million years ago
Found in:
Canada, USA

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy:
Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Genasauria, Cerapoda, Ornithopoda, Euornithopoda, Iguanadontia, Euiguanadontia, Dryomorpha, Ankylopollexia, Iguanodontoidea, Hadrosauridae, Euhadrosauria, Hadrosaurinae
Named by:
C. M. Sternberg (1953)
Type species:
canadensis

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