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Definition of Mastodonsaurus

Mastodonsaurus
Mastodonsaurus Mas`to*don*sau"rus, n. [NL., fr. E. Mastodon + Gr. ? a lizard.] (Paleon.) A large extinct genus of labyrinthodonts, found in the European Triassic rocks.

Meaning of Mastodonsaurus from wikipedia

- head called sensory sulci show that Mastodonsaurus was an aquatic animal that rarely left water. Mastodonsaurus may have been completely unable to leave...
- temnospondyl was Mastodonsaurus, named by Georg Friedrich Jaeger in 1828 from a single tooth that he considered to belong to a reptile. Mastodonsaurus means "breast...
- some grew to very large sizes. At 6 meter in length, the Mid-Tri****ic Mastodonsaurus giganteus is not only thought to have been the largest capitosaur, but...
- erected the genus Cyclotosaurus in 1889, with C. robustus (previously Mastodonsaurus robustus) as the type species. Several species are known, mainly from...
- survivors into the Cretaceous era. The largest of these, such as the Mastodonsaurus were up to 13 feet in length. Rhynchosaurs, barrel-gutted herbivores...
- (cutting, slicing), which refers to its preying on the large amphibian Mastodonsaurus. In contrast with sprawling reptiles, like crocodiles, this large carnivore...
- known only from its skull. The artist has reconstructed the body based on Paracyclotosaurus and Mastodonsaurus, both known from almost complete specimen....
- Schoch, Rainer 2007 "Revision of the type material and nomenclature of Mastodonsaurus giganteus (Jaeger) (Temnospondyli) from the middle Tri****ic of Germany"...
- "Batrachosaurus Fitzinger, 1843". www.gbif.org. Retrieved 2019-05-22. "Fossilworks: Mastodonsaurus". fossilworks.org. Retrieved 2019-05-22. Paleontology portal...
- skinned and is based on the species "Labyrinthodon salamandroides" (Mastodonsaurus jaegeri); the other two were based on "Labyrinthodon pachygnathus" (Cyclotosaurus...
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