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Ajnabia (meaning stranger or foreigner) is an extinct genus of lambeosaurine hadrosaur dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous Period of what is now the Ouled Abdoun Basin of Morocco. The type and only species is A. odysseus.


The generic name from the arabic word ajnabi, meaning "traveller". It is the first named hadrosaur from Africa, and is thought to be related to European dinosaurs like Arenysaurus.

Art impression of Ajnabia odysseus.jpg

Discovery and naming

Paleoecology

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