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meaning: "Zuo dragon"
Named By: Jonah N. Choiniere, James M. Clark, Catherine A. Forster & Xu Xing in 2010
Time Period: Late Jurassic, 161.2-155.2 Ma
Location: China, Xinjiang - Shishugou Formation
Size: 3.1 meters long
Diet: Carnivore
Fossil(s): Skull and partial skeleton
Classification: | Chordata | Reptilia | Dinosauria | Theropoda | Coelurosauria |

Zuolong (Zuo's dragon) is a genus of coelurosaur dinosaur which existed in what is now Wucaiwan, Xinjiang Autonomous Region of China during the Late Jurassic period (lower Oxfordian stage, around 160 mya).

Read more about Zuolong at Wikipedia
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