Melanorosaurus

Melanorosaurus

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'Black [Mountain] lizard'
Melanorosaurus
12.0m-long sauropod
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Diet: omnivorous omnivorous food icon
Country: South Africa
Period: Late Triassic, 227-221 million years ago

Melanorosaurus is a very early sauropod.

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy: Dinosauria, Saurischia, Sauropodomorpha, Prosauropoda, Anchisauria, Melanorosauridae
Named by: Haughton (1924)
Type species: readi
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