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Tsagantegia

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Only the skull of Tsagantegia has been found, so the rest is guesswork based on similar dinosaurs.

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Pronounced
tsah-gahn-tay-gee-a
Meaning of name
Tsagan Teg
Diet
herbivorous
When it lived
Late Cretaceous
(99 - 84 million years ago)
Found in
Mongolia

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy
Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Genasauria, Thyreophora, Ankylosauromorpha, Ankylosauria, Ankylosauridae, Tsagantegia
Named by
Tumanova (1993)
Type species
longicranialis