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Anchisaurus

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Pronounced
ANK-ee-sore-us
Meaning of name
near lizard
Length
  2m
Diet
herbivorous
When it lived
Early Jurassic
(190  million years ago)
Found in
USA

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy
Dinosauria, Saurischia, Sauropodomorpha, Prosauropoda, Anchisauria, Anchisauridae, Anchisaurus
Named by
Marsh (1885)
Type species
polyzelous