Tuojiangosaurus

Tuojiangosaurus

Pronunciation:
too-YANG-oh-sore-us
Name meaning:
'Tuo River lizard'
Tuojiangosaurus
Dinosaur description:
1500kg, 7.0m-long
armoured dinosaur
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Diet:
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Country:
China
Period:
Late Jurassic, 157-154 million years ago
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Taxonomic details

Taxonomy:
Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Genasauria, Thyreophora, Stegosauria, Stegosauridae, Stegosaurinae
Named by:
Dong, Li, Zhou and Zhang (1973)
Type species:
multispinus
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