Riojasaurus

Riojasaurus

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'[La] Rioja lizard'
Riojasaurus
5.15m-long sauropod
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Diet: herbivorous/omnivorous herbivorous/omnivorous food icon
Country: Argentina
Period: Late Triassic, 221-210 million years ago

20 Riojasaurus skeletons have been found, both adult and young.

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy: Dinosauria, Saurischia, Sauropodomorpha, Prosauropoda, Anchisauria, Melanorosauridae
Named by: Bonaparte (1969)
Type species: incertus
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