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)‬.

Further reading
- Unusual theropod teeth from the Upper Jurassic of Phu Wiang, northeastern Thailand. - Revue de Paléobiologie 5(2):217-220. - E. Buffetaut & R. Ingavat - 1986.


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