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Yangchuanosaurus

 

Yangchuanosaurus Facts

Name Means
"Yangchuan lizard"
Type
Predator dinosaur
Lived When
Late Jurassic (154-144 million years ago)
Weight
Up to 3.7 tons
Length
Up to 35 feet long
Diet
Meat: other dinosaurs
Habitat
China

Interesting
Yangchuanosaurus
Facts

Yangchuanosaurus had ridges and a bony knob on its snout.

Yangchuanosaurus was only discovered in the 1970s, and very few of his bones have been found. Scientists are still learning about this large meat eater.

 


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Yangchuanosaurus isn't only a big name, it's a big dinosaur!

Yangchuanosaurus is a fairly "new" dinosaur find. Not much is known about him -- yet!

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Find more Yangchuanosaurus facts at:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yangchuanosaurus

 

 

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