Name: Geranosaurus ‭(‬Sloth lizard‭)‬.
Phonetic: Ge-ran-o-sore-us.
Named By: Robert Broom‭ ‬-‭ ‬1911.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Reptilia,‭ ‬Dinosauria,‭ ‬Ornithischia,‭ ‬Ornithopoda‭?
Species: G.‭ ‬atavus‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Herbivore.
Size: Uncertain due to lack of fossil remains.
Known locations: South Africa.
Time period: Early Jurassic.
Fossil representation: Jaw bone and fragmentary limb bones.

       Geranosaurus was an ornithischian dinosaur that lived in South Africa during the early Jurassic.‭ ‬Because Geranosaurus is known from only very fragmentary fossil remains,‭ ‬many consider it a dubious genus as it will likely be very difficult to attribute further remains to the genus given there is so little to compare new discoveries too.‭ ‬By extension,‭ ‬not much can be inferred to the lifestyle of Geranosaurus,‭ ‬though there has been speculation that it may have been similar to dinosaurs such as Heterodontosaurus.
       Another dinosaur named by Robert Broom in‭ ‬1911‭ ‬was Gryponyx.

Further reading
-‭ ‬On the dinosaurs of the Stormberg,‭ ‬South Africa.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Annals of the South African Museum‭ ‬7‭(‬4‭)‬:‭ ‬291-308.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Robert Broom‭ ‬-‭ ‬1911.


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