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Paraplacodus
Temporal range: Middle Triassic
Paraplacodus.jpg
An artist's illustration of Paraplacodus broilli
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Sauropsida
Superorder: Sauropterygia
Order: Placodontia
Genus: Paraplacodus
Peyer, 1931
Referred species
  • Paraplacodus broilli
    (Peyer, 1931) (type)

Paraplacodus was a large placodont. The meaning of its name is "almost 'Placodus", a similar creature.

SizeEdit

This creature grew about six feet long and about 18 inches tall.

It weighed up to 250 pounds.

DietEdit

The shape of its teeth suggest it ate shellfish.

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