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Scelidosaurus

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Pronounced
skel-EYE-doh-sore-us
Meaning of name
limb lizard
Length
  4m
Diet
herbivorous
When it lived
Early Jurassic
(208 - 194 million years ago)
Found in
England, United Kingdom

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy
Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Genasauria, Thyreophora, Scelidosauridae, Scelidosaurus
Named by
Owen (1868)
Type species
harrisonii