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Buriolestes
Temporal range: Carnian
~237–228Ma
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Block containing the holotype fossil
Scientific classification
Genus:
Buriolestes
Species:
schultzi

Buriolestes (meaning "Buriol's robber") is a genus of early sauropodomorph dinosaurs from the Late Triassic of Brazil. It contains one species, B. schultzi, named in 2016. The type specimen was found alongside a specimen of the lagerpetid dinosauromorph Ixalerpeton.

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