Rhoetosaurus

Rhoetosaurus

Pronunciation:
reet-oh-sore-us
Name meaning:
'Rhoetan lizard'
Rhoetosaurus
Dinosaur description:
15.0m-long
sauropod
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Diet:
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Country:
Australia
Period:
Mid Jurassic, 177-169 million years ago

Only a partial skeleton of Rhoetosaurus has been found.

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy:
Dinosauria, Saurischia, Sauropodomorpha, Sauropoda
Named by:
Longman (1926)
Type species:
brownei
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