Huayangosaurus

Huayangosaurus

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'Huayang lizard'

4.5m-long ankylosaurid

Diet: herbivorous

Country: China

Period: Mid Jurassic, 170-160 million years ago

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy: Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Genasauria, Thyreophora, Stegosauria, Huayangosauridae

Named by: Dong, Tang and Zhou (1982)

Type species: taibaii

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