Jingshanosaurus

Jingshanosaurus

Pronunciation:
jing-shahn-oh-sore-us
Name meaning:
'Jingshan lizard'
Jingshanosaurus
Dinosaur description:
5.0m-long
sauropod
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Diet:
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Country:
China
Period:
Early Jurassic, 205-190 million years ago

A complete skeleton and skull of Jingshanosaurus have been found. It was one of the last prosauropods.

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy:
Dinosauria, Saurischia, Sauropodomorpha, Prosauropoda, Plateosauria
Named by:
Zhang and Yang (1995)
Type species:
xinwaensis
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