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Barosaurus

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Pronounced
BAR-oh-sore-us
Meaning of name
heavy lizard
Length
  24m
Diet
herbivorous
When it lived
Late Jurassic
(155 - 145 million years ago)
Found in
Tanzania, USA

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy
Dinosauria, Saurischia, Sauropodomorpha, Sauropoda, Eusauropoda, Neosauropoda, Diplodocoidea, Diplodocidae, Barosaurus
Named by
Marsh (1890)
Type species
lentus