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Aëtosauria

Aëtosauria Mainly Triassic group of primitive thecodontian (‘tooth-in-socket’) reptiles (see THECODONTIA). They resembled heavily armoured crocodiles, and appear to have been specialized herbivores or possibly omnivores. They grew up to 3 m long, and their armour plating comprised rows of bony plates.

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Aëtosauria

Aëtosauria A mainly Triassic group of primitive Thecodontia (‘tooth-in-socket’) reptiles that resembled heavily armoured crocodiles and appear to have been specialized herbivores or possibly omnivores. They grew up to 3 m long, and their armour plating comprised rows of bony plates.

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