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Cetiosaurus

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Pronounced
See-TEE-oh-sore-us
Meaning of name
whale lizard
Length
  18m
Diet
herbivorous
When it lived
Mid Jurassic
(170 - 160 million years ago)
Found in
England, United Kingdom

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy
Dinosauria, Saurischia, Sauropodomorpha, Sauropoda, Eusauropoda, Cetiosauridae, Cetiosaurus
Named by
Phillips (1871)
Type species
oxoniensis