Sauropoda


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Noun1.Sauropoda - any of the sauropod dinosaursSauropoda - any of the sauropod dinosaurs  
animal order - the order of animals
Sauropodomorpha, suborder Sauropodomorpha - gigantic herbivorous dinosaurs having huge bodies with long necks and small heads: Prosauropoda and Sauropoda (apatosaurus, diplodocus and titanosaurs)
sauropod, sauropod dinosaur - very large herbivorous dinosaur of the Jurassic and Cretaceous having a small head a long neck and tail and five-toed limbs; largest known land animal
genus Apatosaurus, genus Brontosaurus - large quadrupedal herbivorous dinosaurs with very long neck and tail; late Jurassic
genus Barosaurus - huge quadrupedal herbivorous dinosaur; late Jurassic
genus Diplodocus - a reptile genus of the suborder Sauropoda
family Titanosauridae, Titanosauridae - herbivorous dinosaurs of the Cretaceous
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(Sauropoda: Diplodocidae), with implications for neurocentral closure timing, and the cervico-dorsal transition in diplodocids," that appeared Tuesday in the journal PeerJ.
Vitakri Dome in Pakistan is a richest graveyard ofTitanosauria (Sauropoda, Dinosauria) in Asia.
In the Lusitanian Basin (Portugal), Sauropoda is a wellrepresented group recorded from the Upper Jurassic to the uppermost Cretaceous (Sauvage, 1897-98; Lapparent and Zbyszewski, 1957; Dantas, 1990; Antunes and Mateus, 2003).
Until now, remains of sauropoda - one of the most diverse and geographically widespread species of herbivorous dinosaurs - had been recovered from all continental landmasses, except Antarctica.
Until now, remains of sauropoda -- one of the most diverse and geographically widespread species of herbivorous dinosaurs -- had been recovered from all continental landmasses, except Antarctica.
Although generic level identification is impossible, due to the specimens' fragmentary nature, the faunal list includes crocodyliforms (Crocodylomorpha indet.), dinosaurs (Sauropoda, Theropoda indet., Abelisauroidea), other vertebrates (Vertebrata indet.) and possible molluscs (Gastropoda indet.).
New Balochisaurus (Balochisauridae Titanosauria Sauropoda) and Vitakridrinda (Theropoda) remains from Pakistan.
On a titanosaurid (Dinosauria, Sauropoda) vertebral column from the Bauru Group, Late Cretaceous of Brazil.
In addition to Delapparentia, the dinosaur record from the Camarillas Formation in Galve is composed of the basal ornithopod Gideonmantellia amosanjuanae (Ruiz-Omenaca et al., 2012), represented by an isolated skeleton, as well as other taxa represented by isolated remains identified as Stegosauria indet., Ornithopoda indet., Iguanodontoidea indet., Sauropoda indet., Euhelopodidae indet., Allosauroidea?
(2011): Bone histology of the titanosaur Lirainosaurus astibiae (Dinosauria, Sauropoda) from the Latest Cretaceous of Spain.
(2010): A partial titanosaur (Sauropoda, Dinosauria) skeleton from the Maastrichtian of Nala(-Vad, Ha(eg, Basin, Romania.