Secernosaurus

Secernosaurus

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'separated lizard'
Secernosaurus
3.0m-long euornithopod
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Diet: herbivorous herbivorous food icon
Country: Argentina
Period: Late Cretaceous, 71-65 million years ago

Secernosaurus was the first hadrosaurid to be found in South America.

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy: Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Genasauria, Cerapoda, Ornithopoda, Euornithopoda, Iguanadontia, Euiguanadontia, Dryomorpha, Ankylopollexia, Iguanodontoidea, Hadrosauridae
Named by: Brett-Surman (1979)
Type species: koerneri
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