Quaesitosaurus

Quaesitosaurus

Pronunciation:
kwee-siet-oh-sore-us
Name meaning:
'extraordinary lizard'
Quaesitosaurus
Dinosaur description:
23.0m-long
sauropod
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Diet:
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Country:
Mongolia
Period:
Late Cretaceous, 86-84 million years ago

Scientists are not very sure of the adult length of this dinosaur. Dates are also uncertain - Quaesitosaurus may have lived 84-71 million years ago.

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy:
Dinosauria, Saurischia, Sauropodomorpha, Sauropoda, Eusauropoda, Neosauropoda, Diplodocoidea, Nemegtosauridae
Named by:
Kurzanov and Bannikov (1983)
Type species:
orientalis
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