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Jaxartosaurus

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Jaxartosaurus is known only from a skull roof and braincase.

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Pronounced
jak-sahr-toh-sore-us
Meaning of name
Jaxartes [River] lizard
Length
  9m
Diet
herbivorous
When it lived
Late Cretaceous
(94 - 84 million years ago)
Found in
Kazakhstan

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy
Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Genasauria, Cerapoda, Ornithopoda, Euornithopoda, Iguanadontia, Euiguanadontia, Dryomorpha, Ankylopollexia, Iguanodontoidea, Hadrosauridae, Euhadrosauria, Lambeosaurinae, Jaxartosaurus
Named by
Riabinin (1939)
Type species
aralensis