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Coelurus

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Pronounced
seel-YEW-rus
Meaning of name
hollow tail
Length
  1.8m
Diet
carnivorous
When it lived
Late Jurassic
(155 - 145 million years ago)
Found in
USA

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy
Dinosauria, Saurischia, Theropoda, Neotherapoda, Tetanurae, Avetherapoda, Coelurosauria, Coelurus
Named by
Marsh (1879)
Type species
fragilis