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Rhoetosaurus

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Only a partial skeleton of Rhoetosaurus has been found.

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Pronounced
reet-oh-sore-us
Meaning of name
Rhoetan lizard
Length
over  15m
Diet
herbivorous
When it lived
Mid Jurassic
(177 - 169 million years ago)
Found in
Australia

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy
Dinosauria, Saurischia, Sauropodomorpha, Sauropoda, Rhoetosaurus
Named by
Longman (1926)
Type species
brownei