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Alcovasaurus is an extinct genus of stegosaur from the Late Jurassic of North America. It was found in Wyoming. It was originally a species of Stegosaurus, S. longsipinus, however, it and another dinosaur known as Natronasaurus were reclassified due to differences from other stegosaurs, and given the new name, Alcovasaurus.

Discovery and naming

Description

Classification

Gallery

References

https://www.usu.edu/today/?id=55451

Genus names https://www.iczn.org/outreach/guidelines-for-authors-and-editors/whats-in-a-name/

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