Name: Tianzhenosaurus.
Phonetic: Te-an-zen-oh-sore-us.
Named By: Q.‭ ‬Pang and Z.‭ ‬Cheng‭ ‬-‭ ‬1998.
Classification: Chordata,‭ ‬Reptilia,‭ ‬Dinosauria,‭ ‬Ornithischia,‭ ‬Thyreophora,‭ ‬Ankylosauria,‭ ‬Ankylosauridae,‭ ‬Ankylosaurinae.
Species: T.‭ ‬youngi‭ (‬type‭)‬.
Diet: Herbivore.
Size: Skull about‭ ‬28‭ ‬centimetres long.‭ ‬Body length estimated about‭ ‬4‭ ‬meters long.
Known locations: China,‭ ‬Shanxi Province‭ ‬-‭ ‬Huiquanpu Formation.
Time period: Late Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Complete skull and post cranial skeleton.

       Tianzhenosaurus is a genus of relatively small ankylosaurid dinosaur that lived in China during the late Cretaceous,‭ ‬though a specific point of time during the late Cretaceous is unavailable at the time of writing.‭ ‬There has however been speculation that Tianzhenosaurus may actually be synonymous with the genus Saichania.

Further reading
-‭ ‬A new ankylosaur of Late Cretaceous from Tianzhen,‭ ‬Shanxi.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Progress in Natural Science‭ ‬8‭(‬3‭)‬:326-334.‭ ‬-‭ ‬Q.‭ ‬Pang and Z.‭ ‬Cheng‭ ‬-‭ ‬1998.


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