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Re: oldest sauropod found
Nick Pharris <email@example.com> wrote:
Anten '? (perhaps location where found?)' + tonitrus 'thunder'
Antentonitrus = "before the thunder"
Ante = before (Latin) (as in antediluvian - before the flood). Says Yates
and Kitching (2003): "[The name] refers to the early occurrence of this
sauropod relative to _Brontosaurus_ (thunder lizard) one of the most
familiar dinosaur names."
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