|Named By:||P. Taquet & D. A. Russell in 1999|
|Time Period:||Early Cretaceous, 121-112 Ma|
|Location:||Niger - Elhraz Formation|
|Size:||About 9 meters long|
|Fossil(s):||Partial post cranial skeleton and skull fragments|
|Classification:||| Chordata | Reptilia | Dinosauria | Ornithischia | Ornithopoda | Styracosterna | Hadrosauriformes ||
Lurdusaurus ('heavy lizard') is a genus of large ornithopod dinosaur that lived in the Aptian stage of the Early Cretaceous, sometime between 121 and 112 million years ago.