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Noasaurus

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A skull and some postcranial remains of Noasaurus have been found.

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Pronounced
noh-ah-sore-us
Meaning of name
northwestern Argentina lizard
Length
estimated  1m - 3m
Diet
carnivorous
When it lived
Late Cretaceous
(84 - 65 million years ago)
Found in
Argentina

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy
Dinosauria, Saurischia, Theropoda, Neotherapoda, Ceratosauria, Neoceratosauria, Abelisauroidea, Abelisauria, Noasaurus
Named by
Bonaparte and Powell (1980)
Type species
leali