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Kotasaurus

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Kotasaurus is known from a nearly complete skeleton that lacks the skull, so the reconstruction uses guesswork based on similar dinosaurs.

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Pronounced
koht-a-sore-us
Meaning of name
Kota lizard
Length
  9m
Diet
herbivorous
When it lived
Early Jurassic
(205 - 180 million years ago)
Found in
India

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy
Dinosauria, Saurischia, Sauropodomorpha, Sauropoda, Kotasaurus
Named by
Yadagiri (1988)
Type species
yamanpalliensis