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Mamenchisaurus

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Pronounced
mah-men-chi-sore-us
Meaning of name
Mamenchi lizard
Length
  22m
Diet
herbivorous
When it lived
Late Jurassic
(155 - 145 million years ago)
Found in
Peoples Republic of China

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy
Dinosauria, Saurischia, Sauropodomorpha, Sauropoda, Eusauropoda, Mamenchisaurus
Named by
Young (1954)
Type species
constructus