Name Indosaurus
Order Saurischia
Suborder Theropoda
Class Abelisauridae
Name Translation Indian lizard
Period Late Cretaceous 71-66 Million Years Ago
Location India
Diet Carnivore
Size 11 m long, 4 m tall, 700 kg in weight

Indosaurus is an Abelisaur from late Cretaceous India. Originally known from a partial skull; a new, more complete skull and skeleton have been discovered but not fully described.  Similar to Carnotaurus and Abelisaurus.

Named by: Marley and Huene in 1933.

Binomial name: Indosaurus matleyi


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