Definition of Iguanodon. Meaning of Iguanodon. Synonyms of Iguanodon

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Definition of Iguanodon

Iguanodon
Iguanodon I*gua"no*don, n. [Iguana + Gr. ?, ?, a tooth.] (Paleon.) A genus of gigantic herbivorous dinosaurs having a birdlike pelvis and large hind legs with three-toed feet capable of supporting the entire body. Its teeth resemble those of the iguana, whence its name. Several species are known, mostly from the Wealden of England and Europe. See Illustration in Appendix.

Meaning of Iguanodon from wikipedia

- Iguanodon (/ɪˈɡwɑːnədɒn/ i-GWAH-nə-don; meaning 'iguana-tooth'), named in 1825, is a genus of iguanodontian dinosaur. While many species have been classified...
- Germany. The type and only species is M. atherfieldensis. Formerly known as Iguanodon atherfieldensis, the new genus Mantellisaurus was erected for the species...
- obviously distinct from that of Iguanodon. He concluded this specimen, too, represented a distinct animal from Iguanodon. After losing track of the specimen...
- two dinosaurs most prominently featured in the ride have always been an Iguanodon and Carnotaurus, which were both featured prominently in the film. Scenes...
- Secret Lab. The 39th Disney animated feature film,1 it follows a young Iguanodon who was adopted and raised by a family of lemurs on a tropical island...
- fossils and the nascent nature of the science in the 19th century, with the Iguanodon model being particularly singled out. Following the closure of the Great...
- of Iguanodon and provided several pen and ink sketches of the fossils for her husband, Gideon Mantell's, scientific description of the Iguanodon. In...
- palaeontologist. His attempts to reconstruct the structure and life of Iguanodon began the scientific study of dinosaurs: in 1822 he was responsible for...
- nearby. The remains of this animal were originally referred to the species Iguanodon orientalis, which was first described in 1952. However, I. orientalis...
- that Dinosauria be defined with respect to the MRCA of Megalosaurus and Iguanodon, because these were two of the three genera cited by Richard Owen when...