genus Diplodocus

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Noun1.genus Diplodocus - a reptile genus of the suborder Sauropoda
reptile genus - a genus of reptiles
Sauropoda, suborder Sauropoda - any of the sauropod dinosaurs
diplodocus - a huge quadrupedal herbivore with long neck and tail; of late Jurassic in western North America
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pabsti was similar to the more famous dinosaur genus Diplodocus, whose members grew over 80 feet in size.
Among paleontologists, there is debate over whether Supersaurus represents an entirely new genus in the Diplodocidae family or a larger species of the genus Diplodocus. With its long, slender neck and even longer, whip-like tail, Diplodocus looked something like a plant-munching cantilever bridge.