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meaning: "Ruhle von Lilienstern's one"
Named By: Samuel Paul Welles in 1984
Time Period: Late Triassic, 228-201 Ma
Location: Germany - Trossingen Formation
Size: 5.15 meters long
Diet: Carnivore
Fossil(s): Partial skull and post cranial remains of at least two individuals
Classification: | Chordata | Reptilia | Dinosauria | Saurischia | Theropoda | Coelophysoidea |
Also known as: | Halticosaurus liliensterni |

Liliensternus is an extinct genus of basal Neotheropod dinosaur that lived approximately 210 million years ago during the latter part of the Triassic Period in what is now Germany. Liliensternus was a moderate-sized, bipedal, ground-dwelling carnivore, that could grow up to 5.15 m (16.9 ft) long. It is the best represented Triassic theropod from Europe and one of the largest known.

Read more about Liliensternus at Wikipedia
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