Siamosaurus

Name: Siamosaurus ‭(‬Siamosaurus‭)‬.
Phonetic: Sy-am-o-sore-us.
Named By: Buffetaut‭ & ‬Ingavat‭ ‬-‭ ‬1986.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Reptilia,‭ ‬Dinosauria,‭ ‬Saurischia,‭ ‬Theropoda,‭ ‬Spinosauridae.
Species: S.‭ ‬suteethorni‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Piscivore.
Size: Unknown due to lack of remains.
Known locations: Thailand.
Time period: Early Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Teeth.

       Siamosaurus is a little known and often considered dubious genus of spinosaurid dinosaur since it has so far only been described from teeth.‭ ‬Siamosaurus was the first and only known genus of spinosaurid dinosaur known from Asia until the‭ ‬2012‭ ‬description of Ichthyovenator from partial post cranial bones.‭ ‬Like other spinosaurids,‭ ‬Siamosaurus was probably a piscivore‭ (‬fish eater‭)‬.



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