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Ruyangosaurus

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Named after the province in China where it was discovered, Ruyangosaurus was a four-legged herbivore from the sauropod family, with a long tail and neck, and a huge stomach for digesting all the plants it ate.

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Pronunciation

Ru-YANG-oh-sau-rus

TYPE OF DINOSAUR

Titanosaur Sauropod

DIET

Herbivorous

Teeth

Peg-like teeth with no chewing mechanism

FOOD

Vegetation

How It Moved

Quadrupedal

When it lived

132-127 million years ago

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