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Sarmientosaurus
Sarmientosaurus
Name Sarmientosaurus
Order Saurischia
Suborder Sauropodomorpha
Name Translation Sarmiento lizard
Period Cretaceous
Location Argentina
Diet Plants
Size 12m
Date of Discovery 2016

Sarmientosaurus was a giant herbivorous titanosaur from Argentina. It was found in 2016. Sarmientosaurus head posture, brain and eyes: skull digital rendering and reconstruction of the brain and eye endocast titanosaurian new dinosaur species Sarmientosaurus musacchioi. On the left is rendered in translucent skull left side view showing the relative size and location of the brain endocast and deduced habitual head posture. In the center is a left side view of isolated brain endocast, and on the right is a reconstruction of the eye and its associated muscle skull left / front view. Dimensions equal to five centimeters.

References

http://www.sci-news.com/paleontology/sarmientosaurus-musacchioi-new-titanosaur-argentina-03820.html

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