herrerasaurus

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Related to Herrerasaurus ischigualastensis: Ischisaurus
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Noun1.herrerasaurus - a kind of theropod dinosaur found in Argentina
bird-footed dinosaur, theropod, theropod dinosaur - any of numerous carnivorous dinosaurs of the Triassic to Cretaceous with short forelimbs that walked or ran on strong hind legs
genus Herrerasaurus - primitive theropod found in Argentina; early Triassic
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New information on the systematics and post-cranial skeleton of Herrerasaurus ischigualastensis (Theropoda: Herrerasauridae) from the Ischigualasto Formation (Upper Triassic) of Argentina.
The pectoral girdle and forelimb of the basal theropod Herrerasaurus ischigualastensis.