Georgiasaurus was a plesiosaur, a type of marine reptile. It was not a dinosaur, though it coexisted with many dinosaurs. The first Georgiasaurus fossil was discovered in 1878.

Quick facts about Georgiasaurus:

  • Existed from 86.3 million years ago to 83.6 million years ago
  • Lived in a marine habitat
  • Was a carnivore
  • Reproduced by live birth
  • Only one specimen has been found by paleontologists

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Georgiasaurus was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • V. G. Otschev. 1976. A new pliosaur from the Upper Cretaceous of Penza Province. Paleont. Zhurnal 2:135-138