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038--BARAPASAURUS TAGOREI

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BARAPASAURUS TAGOREI
"Rabindranath Tagore's Big Leg Lizard"
Jain, et al., 1975
Length: 18m (59ft)
Weight: 48 tonnes (53 tons)
Location: Andhra Pradesh, India
Era: Toarcian age, lower Jurassic (176 million years ago)

Classification:
Dinosauria
Saurischia
Sauropodomorpha
Plateosauria
Massopoda
Anchisauria
Sauropoda
Vulcanodontidae

Notes:
Despite its place early in Sauropod evolution, Barapasaurus was already easily as large as an average Sauropod of the late Jurassic.
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I really love the "flesh bag" on the throat :)
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cool, the colurs remind me of a quagga