Liubangosaurus

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Liubangosaurus
Temporal range: Early Cretaceous
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Clade: Dinosauria
Order: Saurischia
Suborder: Sauropodomorpha
Clade: Sauropoda
Clade: Eusauropoda
Genus: Liubangosaurus
Mo, Xu & Buffetaut, 2010
Species: L. hei
Binomial name
Liubangosaurus hei
Mo, Xu & Buffetaut, 2010

Liubangosaurus is a genus of sauropod dinosaur which lived during the Early Cretaceous in what is now southern China. Liubangosaurus is known from the holotype NHMG8152, five nearly complete and articulated middle-caudal dorsal vertebrae referred to as. It was collected from the Napai Formation in Fusui County, Guangxi Province. It was first described by Mo Jinyou, Xu Xing and Eric Buffetaut in 2010. The type species is Liubangosaurus hei.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mo Jinyou, Xu Xing and Eric Buffetaut (2010). "A New Eusauropod Dinosaur from the Lower Cretaceous of Guangxi Province, Southern China". Acta Geologica Sinica (English Edition). 84 (6): 1328–1335. doi:10.1111/j.1755-6724.2010.00331.x.