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meaning: "Gas lizard"
Named By: Z. Dong & Z. Tang in 1985
Time Period: Middle Jurassic, 164 Ma
Location: China, Sichuan Province - Lower Shaximiao Formation
Size: Estimated between 3.5 and 4 meters long
Diet: Carnivore
Fossil(s): Only known from post cranial remains, skull is still unknown
Classification: | Chordata | Reptilia | Dinosauria | Theropoda | Allosauroidea | Sinraptoridae |

Gasosaurus (Chinese: Qi Long Shu ) is a tetanuran dinosaur discovered in Dashanpu, China. The scientific name, meaning "Gas Lizard", honours the gasoline company that found the Dashanpu fossil quarry in Sichuan Province, now named as the Lower Shaximiao Formation.

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