Diplodocus

The most famous dinosaurs of prehistory

The first¬†dinosaurs¬†evolved during the middle to late Triassic period, about 230 million years ago, in the part of the super continent of¬†Pangea¬†that currently corresponds to South America.¬†Before that, the dominant terrestrial reptiles were archosaurs (dominant reptiles), therapsids (mammal-like reptiles), and pelycosaurs (such as the Dimetrodon that lived during the Permian period).¬†The earliest archosaurs are believed […]

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Flying dinosaurs

Flying dinosaurs

Everything about flying dinosaurs or pterosaurs (winged reptiles) is really wonderful. Compared to other more well-known and studied species of dinosaurs, scientists have found it a bit more difficult to agree on these creatures, because archaeological findings have not been as abundant and illuminating. However, today there is a lot of information in this regard, and most specialists agree […]

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Smaller dinosaurs

Smaller dinosaurs

Dinosaurs are always evoked as beings of great dimensions, but a large number of species of this type of reptile were not so large. There are dinosaurs of many types, weights, heights and sizes and it should be noted that there were actually more small dinosaurs than huge ones. Small dinosaurs could be even smaller than dogs […]

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Age of the dinosaurs

Dinosaur Pictures

Do you love dinosaurs?¬†If you are truly passionate or passionate about these already extinct living beings and you would spend hours reading information, watching videos or observing pictures of dinosaurs, you are in luck because here we present a special selection of snapshots that will not leave you indifferent.¬†You will find photos of dinosaurs of […]

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Beipiaosaurus

Beipiaosaurus

Beipiaosaurus Beipiaosaurus¬†is a¬†genus¬†of¬†therizinosauroid¬†theropod¬†dinosaurs¬†that lived in¬†Asia¬†during the¬†Early Cretaceous¬†in the¬†Yixian Formation. The first remains were found in 1996 and formally described in 1999. Before the discovery of¬†Yutyrannus, they were among the largest dinosaurs known from direct evidence to be feathered.¬†Beipiaosaurus¬†is known from three reported specimens preserving numerous impressions of feather structures that allowed to determine the feathering […]

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sauroposeidon

Sauroposeidon

Sauroposeidon Sauroposeidon¬†meaning “lizard¬†earthquake¬†god”, after the Greek god¬†Poseidon) is a¬†genus¬†of¬†sauropod¬†dinosaur¬†known from several incomplete specimens including a bone bed and fossilized trackways that have been found in the American states of¬†Oklahoma,¬†Wyoming, and¬†Texas. The¬†fossils¬†were found in rocks dating from near the end of the¬†Early Cretaceous¬†, a time when sauropod diversity in North America had greatly diminished. It was […]

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Apatosaurus

Apatosaurus

Apatosaurus Apatosaurus¬†is a genus of sauropod dinosaurs that lived in North America during the¬†Late¬†Jurassic¬†period. Othniel Charles Marsh described and named the first-known species,¬†A. ajax¬†in 1877, and a second species,¬†A. louisae, was discovered and named by William H. Holland in 1916. They lived about 152 to 151 million years ago (mya), during the early Tithonian age, […]

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