Name: Pilmatueia ‭(‬named after Pilmatué‭)‬.
Phonetic: Pil-mah-tew-e-ah.
Named By: R.‭ ‬A.‭ ‬Coria,‭ ‬F.‭ ‬J.‭ ‬Windholz,‭ ‬F.‭ ‬Ortega‭ & ‬P.‭ ‬J.‭ ‬Currie‭ ‬-‭ ‬2019.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Reptilia,‭ ‬Dinosauria,‭ ‬Saurischia,‭ ‬Sauropoda,‭ ‬Dicraeosauridae.
Species: P.‭ ‬faundezi‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Herbivore.
Size: Unavailable.
Known locations: Argentina‭ ‬-‭ ‬Mulichinco Formation.
Time period: Valanginian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Partial remains such as vertebrae.

       Pilmatueia is a genus of dicraeosaurid sauropod dinosaur that lived in South America during the Early Cretaceous.‭ ‬Analysis of known vertebrae of Pilmatueia show enlarged neural spines which have led to the idea that Pilmatueia would have been similar to the much better known Amargasaurus.

Further reading
-‭ ‬A new dicraeosaurid sauropod from the Lower Cretaceous‭ (‬Mulichinco Formation,‭ ‬Valanginian,‭ ‬Neuquén Basin‭) ‬of Argentina.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Cretaceous Research‭ ‬93:33-48.‭ ‬-‭ ‬R.‭ ‬A.‭ ‬Coria,‭ ‬F.‭ ‬J.‭ ‬Windholz,‭ ‬F.‭ ‬Ortega‭ & ‬P.‭ ‬J.‭ ‬Currie‭ ‬-‭ ‬2018.


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