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Lexovisaurus

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Lexovisaurus is known only from postcranial remains, so the shape of the head is guesswork.

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Pronounced
Lex-oh-vee-sore-us
Meaning of name
Lexovii lizard
Length
  5m - 6m
Diet
herbivorous
When it lived
Late Jurassic
(170 - 150 million years ago)
Found in
England, United Kingdom, France

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy
Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Genasauria, Thyreophora, Stegosauria, Stegosauridae, Stegosaurinae, Lexovisaurus
Named by
Hoffstetter (1957)
Type species
durobrivensis