Tenontosaurus

Tenontosaurus

Pronunciation:
ten-ON-toe-sore-us
Name meaning:
'sinew lizard'
Tenontosaurus
Dinosaur description:
900kg, 7.0m-long
euornithopod
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Diet:
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Country:
Canada, USA
Period:
Early Cretaceous, 120-110 million years ago

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy:
Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Genasauria, Cerapoda, Ornithopoda, Euornithopoda, Iguanadontia
Named by:
Ostrom (1970)
Type species:
tillettorum
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