Marshosaurus

Marshosaurus

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'[Othniel Charles] Marsh lizard'
Marshosaurus
6.0m-long small theropod
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Diet: carnivorous carnivorous food icon
Country: USA
Period: Late Jurassic, 154-142 million years ago

Marshosaurus is known from a partial skull and postcranium.

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy: Dinosauria, Saurischia, Theropoda, Neotherapoda, Tetanurae, Avetherapoda
Named by: Madsen (1976)
Type species: bicentesimus
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