Minmi

Minmi

Pronunciation:
min-mie
Name meaning:
'named after Minmi Crossing, Queensland'
Minmi
Dinosaur description:
3.0m-long
armoured dinosaur
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Diet:
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Country:
Australia
Period:
Early Cretaceous, 121-112 million years ago

This dinosaur is known from an almost complete skeleton with armour in place.

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy:
Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Genasauria, Thyreophora, Ankylosauromorpha, Ankylosauria
Named by:
Molnar (1980)
Type species:
paravertebra
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