Sinosaurus

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Sinosaurus
Temporal range: Early Jurassic, 201–196 Ma
Sinosaurus triassicus.JPG
Reconstructed skeleton at Museo delle Scienze di Trento
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Clade: Dinosauria
Order: Saurischia
Suborder: Theropoda
Clade: Tetanurae
Genus: Sinosaurus
Young, 1940
Type species
Sinosaurus triassicus
Young, 1940
Other species
  • ?Sinosaurus sinensis (Hu, 1993)
Synonyms

Sinosaurus (meaning "Chinese lizard") was a tetanuran theropod dinosaur which lived during the Early Jurassic Period. Its fossils were found in China. It was a bipedal carnivore. It was approximately 5.6 meters long.