titanosaurian


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Noun1.titanosaurian - amphibious quadrupedal herbivorous dinosaur with a long thin neck and whiplike tail; of the Cretaceous mostly in the southern hemisphere
dinosaur - any of numerous extinct terrestrial reptiles of the Mesozoic era
genus Titanosaurus, Titanosaurus - genus of herbivorous dinosaurs flourishing during the Cretaceous in South America
genus Argentinosaurus - enormous dinosaur of the middle Cretaceous found in Argentina
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Main Caption: The all-Egyptian field team from the Mansoura University Vertebrate Paleontology initiative that found and collected the new titanosaurian dinosaur Mansourasaurus shahinae with the plaster 'jackets' containing the fossil skeleton at the disc They found out that the species, named Mansourasaurus shahinae, belongs to a dinosaur group called the Titanosaurs that mostly lived in southern Europe and eastern Asia.
Some most important vertebrate from Pakistan are titanosaurian sauropod and theropod dinosaurs, mesoeucrocodiles, walking whale, basal whale (Basilosauridae-king ofbasal whale), baluchithere-the largest land mammals, large proboscideans, etc.
In a study titled Downsizing a giant, the 85-feet long titanosaurian sauropod dinosaur or Dreadnoughtus, which was first estimated to be weighing around 60 tons, was reported to weigh only around 30 to 40 tons.
In this sedimentary unit, a large array of fossil vertebrates were collected, including, perciform and dipnoan fishes, sphenodontian lizards, chelid turtles, hadrosaurid, abelisaurid and titanosaurian dinosaurs, as well as, two ornithurine birds, and dryolestoid and multituberculate mammals (CLARKE & CHIAPPE, 2001; MARTINELLI & FORASIEPI, 2004; ROUGIER et al.
The diminutive dinosaurs included the titanosaurian sauropod Magyarosaurus, which had a body length of about 16 to 19 feet.
In addition to the titanosaurian material from Peiropolis area, remains of those sauropods are widely known in Upper Cretaceous units of Argentina.
The uniqueness of the Lo Hueco site is related to the richness, abundance and excellent preservation of the vertebrate fossils, particularly turtles, crocodiles and titanosaurian sauropods (e.
Main Caption: The all-Egyptian field team from the Mansoura University Vertebrate Paleontology initiative that found and collected the new titanosaurian dinosaur Mansourasaurus shahinae with the plaster 'jackets' containing the fossil skeleton at the disc CAIRO -- 2 February 2018: In the last few days, a research team at the Mansoura University Vertebrate Paleontology center (MUVP) have uncovered a new extremely rare dinosaur species in Africa, attracting world's attention to Egypt's fossil record.
The presently known diversity of titanosaurian sauropods from the Upper Cretaceous of Europe is so far composed of five genera.
Recent papers on Lano deal with the description of a new species of the mammal Lainodon (Gheerbrant and Astibia, 2012), the revision of the titanosaurian sauropod Lirainosaurus (Diez Diaz et al.