Choconsaurus

Name: Choconsaurus ‭(‬Chocón lizard‭)‬.
Phonetic: Cho-con-sor-us.
Named By: E.‭ ‬Simón,‭ ‬L.‭ ‬Salgado‭ & ‬J.‭ ‬O.‭ ‬Calvo‭ ‬-‭ ‬2018.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Reptilia,‭ ‬Dinosauria,‭ ‬Saurischia,‭ ‬Sauropoda,‭ ‬Titanosauria.
Species: C.‭ ‬baileywillisi‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Herbivore.
Size: Unavailable.
Known locations: Argentina‭ ‬-‭ ‬Huincul Formation.
Time period: Cenomanian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Partial post cranial skeleton including cervical,‭ ‬dorsal and caudal vertebrae,‭ ‬as well as parts of the limbs bones.

       Choconsaurus is a genus of primitive titanosaurian dinosaur that lived in South America at the start of the late Cretaceous.

Further reading
-‭ ‬A new titanosaur sauropod from the Upper Cretaceous of Patagonia,‭ ‬Neuquén Province,‭ ‬Argentina.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Ameghiniana‭ ‬55‭(‬1‭)‬:1-29.‭ ‬-‭ ‬E.‭ ‬Simón,‭ ‬L.‭ ‬Salgado‭ & ‬J.‭ ‬O.‭ ‬Calvo‭ ‬-‭ ‬2018.



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