Phonetic: (Dzharakuduk titan).
Named By: Alexander Averianov & Hans-Dieter Sues - 2021
Classification: Chordata, Reptilia, Dinosauria, Sauropoda, Rebbachisauridae.
Species: D. kingi (type).
Size: Uncertain due to lack of remains.
Known locations: Uzbekistan - Bissekty Formation.
Time period: Turonian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Holotype is a caudal (tail) vertebrae.
is a genus of rebbachisaurid sauropod
dinosaur that lived in Asia
during the late Cretaceous. Although initially described from a
single tail vertebra, this fossil has revealed that Dzharatitanis
a rebbachisaurid sauropod dinosaur, making it the first rebbachisaurid
genus to be discovered in Asia.
- First rebbachisaurid sauropod dinosaur from Asia. - PLoS ONE. 16 (2): e0246620. - Alexander Averianov & Hans-Dieter Sues - 2021