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The dinosaur for Monday, 14 October 2019 is:

Xingxiulong chengi

Xingxiulong chengi was discovered in 2013, and was described in 2017 by Wang Ya-Ming, You Hai-Lu, and Wang Tao.

In 2013 the specimen was discovered in Sankeshu Village in Lufeng County, Yunnan Province, China. The specimen consists of three separate skeletons of the same species, one holotype and two paratypes.

Xingxiulong chengi is a basal sauropodiform from the Lufeng Formation. The dark purple rocks the specimens were found in correspond to the Hettangian age of the Early ...

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