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Sarcosuchus

Sarcosuchus

Sarcosuchus Sarcosuchus (meaning “flesh crocodile”) is a genus of crocodyliform and distant relative of living crocodylians that lived 112 million years ago. It dates from the early  Cretaceous Period of what is now Africa and South...
Nigersaurus the dinosaur with 500 teeth. Nigersaurus is a 30-foot-long plant-eating dinosaur that lived 110 million years ago in what is now Niger’s Sahara Desert. Nigersaurus lived in a lush environment alongside the predatory...
Mesozoic Era

Mesozoic Era

Following both the Precambrian Time and the Paleozoic Era on the Geologic Time Scale came the Mesozoic Era. The Mesozoic Era is sometimes called the "age of the dinosaurs" because dinosaurs were the dominant animals for much of the era.
Smilodon

Smilodon

Smilodon Smilodon is a genus of machairodont felid. It is one of the most famous prehistoric mammals, and the best known saber-toothed cat. Although commonly known as the saber-toothed tiger, it was not closely related to...
Are you looking for a list of Dinosaur Names And Their Meaning? Check out our alphabetical list of names, their meanings, and some other cool facts! The name 'dinosaur' itself...
Pachycephalosaurus

Pachycephalosaurus

Pachycephalosaurus Pachycephalosaurus (meaning “thick-headed lizard,”) is a genus of pachycephalosaurid dinosaurs. The type species, P. wyomingensis, is the only known species. It lived during the Late Cretaceous Period  (Maastrichtian stage) of what is now North America. Remains...
Paraceratherium Paraceratherium is a genus of hornless rhinoceros, and one of the largest terrestrial mammals that has ever existed. It lived from the early to late  Oligocene epoch (34–23 million years ago); its remains have been found across Eurasia between China...
Deinocheirus

Deinocheirus

Deinocheirus Deinocheirus is a genus of large ornithomimosaur that lived during the Late Cretaceous around 70 million years ago. In 1965, a pair of large arms, shoulder girdles, and a few other bones of...
Nigersaurus

Nigersaurus

Nigersaurus is a genus of rebbachisaurid sauropod dinosaur that lived during the middle Cretaceous period, about 115 to 105 million years ago. It was discovered in the Elrhaz Formation in an area called Gadoufaoua, in the Republic of Niger. Fossils of this dinosaur were first described in 1976, but...
Kentrosaurus

Kentrosaurus

Kentrosaurus Kentrosaurus is a genus of stegosaurian dinosaur from the Late Jurassic of Tanzania. The type species is K. aethiopicus, named and described by German palaeontologist Edwin Hennig in 1915. Often thought to be a “primitive” member of...