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Dryosaurus

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Pronounced
dry-oh-SORE-us
Meaning of name
oak lizard
Length
  4m
Diet
herbivorous
When it lived
Late Jurassic
(155 - 140 million years ago)
Found in
Tanzania, USA

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy
Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Genasauria, Cerapoda, Ornithopoda, Euornithopoda, Iguanadontia, Euiguanadontia, Dryomorpha, Dryosauridae, Dryosaurus
Named by
Marsh (1894)
Type species
altus