Home Previous Random Next Search
meaning: "Tuo river lizard"
Named By: Dong et al. in 1977
Time Period: Late Jurassic, 160 Ma
Location: China, Sichuan Province - Upper Shaximiao Formation
Size: Up to 7 meters long
Diet: Herbivore
Fossil(s): Remains of two individuals, one of which is over half complete
Classification: | Chordata | Reptilia | Dinosauria | Ornithischia | Stegosauria | Stegosauridae |

Tuojiangosaurus (meaning "Tuo River lizard") is a genus of herbivorous stegosaurid dinosaur from the Late Jurassic Period, recovered from the Upper Shaximiao Formation of what is now Sichuan Province in China.

Read more about Tuojiangosaurus at Wikipedia
PaleoCodex is a weekend hack by Saurav Mohapatra