Tanius

Tanius

Pronunciation:
tahn-ee-us
Name meaning:
'[H. C.] Tan'
Tanius
Type of dinosaur:
large ornithopod
Diet:
herbivorous herbivorous food icon
When it lived:
Late Cretaceous, 89-65 million years ago
Found in:
China

Both skull and postcranial material has been found for this dinosaur.

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy:
Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Genasauria, Cerapoda, Ornithopoda, Euornithopoda, Iguanadontia, Euiguanadontia, Dryomorpha, Ankylopollexia, Iguanodontoidea, Hadrosauridae
Named by:
Wiman (1929)
Type species:
sinensis

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