Isisaurus

Isisaurus

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'ISI (Indian Statistical Institute) lizard'
Isisaurus
Body type: sauropod
Diet: herbivorous herbivorous food icon
Country: India
Period: Late Cretaceous, 71-65 million years ago

This dinosaur is the one most similar to modern-day giraffes. Fungus has been found in its poo!

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy: Dinosauria, Saurischia, Sauropodomorpha, Sauropoda, Eusauropoda, Neosauropoda, Macronaria, Camarasauromorpha, Titanosauriformes, Titanosauria, Lithostrotia
Named by: Jain and Bandyopadhyay (1997)
Type species: colberti
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