Name: Xuwulong (Xuwu dragon).
Phonetic: Zu-wu-long.
Named By: You, Li & Liu - 2011.
Classification: Chordata, Reptilia, Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Ornithopoda, Hadrosauriformes, Hadrosauroidea.
Species: X. yueluni (type).
Diet: Herbivore.
Size: Uncertain.
Known locations: China, Gansu Province.
Time period: Aptian to Albian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Skull and partial skeleton.

       Not much is known about Xuwulong except that although it is iguanodontid, it shows features that show it to be a basal hadrosaurid.


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