Yuanmousaurus

Yuanmousaurus

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'Yuanmou (area where the type locality is) lizard'

17.0m-long sauropod

Diet: herbivorous

Country: China

Period: Mid Jurassic, 180-159 million years ago

Yuanmousaurus is known from an incomplete skeleton.

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy: Dinosauria, Saurischia, Sauropodomorpha, Sauropoda, Eusauropoda

Named by: Lü, Li, Ji, Wang, Zhang and Dong (2006)

Type species: jiangyiensis

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