Comahuesaurus

Name: Comahuesaurus.
Phonetic: Co-mah-hew-sore-us.
Named By: José Luis Carballido,‭ ‬Leonardo Salgado,‭ ‬Diego Pol,‭ ‬José Ignacio Canudo‭ & ‬Alberto Garrido‭ ‬-‭ ‬2012.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Reptilia,‭ ‬Dinosauria,‭ ‬saurischia,‭ ‬Sauropoda,‭ ‬Rebbachisauridae.
Species: C.‭ ‬windhauseni‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Herbivore.
Size: Unavailable.
Known locations: Argentina‭ ‬-‭ ‬Lohan Cura Formation.
Time period: Aptian/Albian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Partial remains.

       Comahuesaurus was is genus of rebbachisaurid sauropod that lived in South America during the early Cretaceous.‭ ‬As a rebacchiosauird,‭ ‬Comahuesaurus would be related to genera such as Zapalasaurus,‭ ‬Rebbachisaurus and Rayososaurus.

Further reading
-‭ ‬A new basal rebbachisaurid‭ (‬Sauropoda,‭ ‬Diplodocoidea‭) ‬from the Early Cretaceous of the Neuquén Basin‭; ‬evolution and biogeography of the group‭ ‬-‭ ‬Historical Biology‭ ‬24‭ (‬6‭)‬:‭ ‬631‭–‬654‭ ‬-‭ ‬José Luis Carballido,‭ ‬Leonardo Salgado,‭ ‬Diego Pol,‭ ‬José Ignacio Canudo‭ & ‬Alberto Garrido‭ ‬-‭ ‬2012.



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