Tsintaosaurus

Tsintaosaurus

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'Qingdao lizard'

12.0m-long euornithopod

Diet: herbivorous

Country: China

Period: Late Cretaceous, 84-71 million years ago

Tsintaosaurus is known from skulls and a partial skeleton.

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy: Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Genasauria, Cerapoda, Ornithopoda, Euornithopoda, Iguanadontia, Euiguanadontia, Dryomorpha, Ankylopollexia, Iguanodontoidea, Hadrosauridae, Euhadrosauria, Lambeosaurinae

Named by: Young (1958)

Type species: spinorhinus

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