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meaning: "Double forked lizard"
Named By: Werner Janensch in 1914
Time Period: Late Jurassic, 155-150 Ma
Location: Tanzania
Size: 12 meters long
Diet: Herbivore
Fossil(s): Remains for the identification of two species
Classification: | Chordata | Reptilia | Dinosauria | Saurischia | Sauropodomorpha | Diplodocoidea | Dicraeosauridae |

Dicraeosaurus (Gr. dikraios, dikraios "bifurcated, double-headed" + Gr. sauros, sauros "lizard") is a genus of small diplodocoid sauropod dinosaur. It was named for the spines on the back of the neck. The first fossil was described by paleontologist Werner Janensch in 1914.

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