Carnotaurus

Carnotaurus

Pronunciation:
Kar-noh-TORE-us
Name meaning:
'carnivorous bull'
Carnotaurus
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Type of dinosaur:
large theropod
Length:
7.6m
Diet:
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When it lived:
Late Cretaceous, 70 million years ago
Found in:
Argentina

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy:
Dinosauria, Saurischia, Theropoda, Neotheropoda, Ceratosauria, Neoceratosauria, Abelisauridae
Named by:
Bonaparte (1985)
Type species:
sastrei
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