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meaning: "Rincon lizard"
Named By: Calvo & Riga in 2003
Time Period: Late Cretaceous
Location: Argentina, Neuquen Province - Neuquen Formation
Size: Estimated about 11 meters long
Diet: Herbivore
Fossil(s): Partial post cranial remains and a fragment of a skull
Classification: | Chordata | Reptilia | Dinosauria | Saurischia | Sauropodomorpha | Sauropoda | Titanosauria |

Rinconsaurus is a genus of dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous. It was a titanosaurid sauropod which lived in what is now Argentina. The type species, Rinconsaurus caudamirus, was described by Calvo and Riga in 2003, and is based on three partial skeletons.

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