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meaning: "Demon lizard"
Named By: HansinDieter Sues et al in 2011
Time Period: Late Triassic, Rhaetian
Location: USA, New Mexico, Chinle Formation, Ghost Ranch quarry
Size: Estimated at 1.5 meters long
Diet: unavailable
Fossil(s): A skull, ribs and vertebrae
Classification: | Chordata | Reptilia | Dinosauria | Saurischia | Eusaurischia | Theropoda |

Daemonosaurus (pron.:"DAY-mow-no-SORE-us") is an extinct genus of theropod dinosaur from the Late Triassic of New Mexico. Fossils have been found from deposits in the Chinle Formation, which is latest Triassic in age. While theropods had diversified into several specialized groups by this time, Daemonosaurus is a basal theropod that lies outside the clade Neotheropoda. Daemonosaurus is unusual among early theropods in that it had a short skull and long protruding teeth.

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