The Hainosaurus bernardi is one of the largest mosasaurs known to date. Its name means 'lizard from (the valley) of the Haine'. The Haine river also gives its name to the Hainaut province where the mosasaur was discovered, in the Ciply chalk quarries in 1884-1885.


  • Title: Hainosaurus bernardi
  • Creator: Photo: RBINS
  • Date Created: -70000000/-68000000
  • Location: Ciply, Belgium
  • Medium: Fossil

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