|Named By:||R. Lydekker in 1877|
|Time Period:||Late Cretaceous, 70 Ma|
|Size:||Uncertain, but original remains first described for the genus seems seem to have come from an individual titanosaur about 9-12 meters long|
|Fossil(s):||Original material consists of vertebrae and partial limbs|
|Classification:||| Chordata | Reptilia | Dinosauria | Saurischia | Sauropoda | Titanosauria ||
Titanosaurus (meaning 'titanic lizard' - named after the mythological 'Titans', deities of Ancient Greece) is a dubious genus of sauropod dinosaurs, first described by Lydekker in 1877. It is known from the Maastrichtian (Upper Cretaceous) Lameta Formation of India.