Pelorosaurus

Pelorosaurus

Pronunciation:
pel-oh-ROW-sore-us
Name meaning:
'monstrous lizard'
Pelorosaurus
sauropod silhouette
Type of dinosaur:
sauropod
Length:
25.0m
Diet:
herbivorous herbivorous food icon
When it lived:
Early Cretaceous, 125 million years ago
Found in:
England, United Kingdom

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy:
Dinosauria, Saurischia, Sauropodomorpha, Sauropoda, Eusauropoda, Neosauropoda, Macronaria, Camarasauromorpha, Titanosauriformes
Named by:
Mantell (1850)
Type species:
conybearei

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