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Corythosaurus

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Pronounced
koh-rith-OH-sore-us
Meaning of name
Corinthian helmet lizard
Length
  10m
Diet
herbivorous
When it lived
Late Cretaceous
(76 - 74 million years ago)
Found in
Canada, USA

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy
Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Genasauria, Cerapoda, Ornithopoda, Euornithopoda, Iguanadontia, Euiguanadontia, Dryomorpha, Ankylopollexia, Iguanodontoidea, Hadrosauridae, Euhadrosauria, Lambeosaurinae, Corythosaurus
Named by
Brown (1914)
Type species
casuarius