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Kentrosaurus

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Pronounced
ken-TROH-sore-us
Meaning of name
spiky lizard
Length
  5m
Diet
herbivorous
When it lived
Late Jurassic
(155 - 150 million years ago)
Found in
Tanzania

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy
Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Genasauria, Thyreophora, Stegosauria, Stegosauridae, Stegosaurinae, Kentrosaurus
Named by
Hennig (1915)
Type species
aethiopicus