saurischian dinosaur


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Synonyms for saurischian dinosaur

herbivorous or carnivorous dinosaur having a three-pronged pelvis like that of a crocodile

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Throughout the phylogenetic evolution of saurischian dinosaurs, the eggshell structure evolved from a monolayered in primitive sauropods to a tri-laminated structure in avians (Grellet-Tinner and Chiappe, 2004; Grellet-Tinner et al.
2002): Tails of saurischian dinosaurs in the Early Jurassic of the Newark Supergroup (eastern North America).