DINOSAURS – PICTURES AND FACTS

Listing 10.000+ pictures of dinosaurs, facts about them and other prehistoric animals, bringing them closer to kids, their parents and teachers.

The First Reptiles

The First Reptiles

Longisquama

Quick Longisquama Facts: - Lived during the Middle Triassic Period - Lived in what is now central Asia - Was about the size of a Guinea Pig - Was an Insectivore/Herbivore - Might have glided tree to tree

Scutosaurus

Quick Scutosaurus Facts: - Lived during the Late Permian Period - Lived in Eurasia - Was as heavy as a horse - Was armor plated - Was an herbivore

Limnoscelis

Quick Limnoscelis Facts: - Lived during the Early Permian Period - Lived in what is now North America - Was as long as a Galapagos Tortoise - Weighed as much as a house cat - Was a Carnivore

Tseajaia

Quick Tseajaia Facts: - Lived during the Early Permian Period - Lived in what is now North America - Was as long as a yard stick - Weighed less than a Chihuahua dog - Was an Herbivore

Mesosaurus

Quick Mesosaurus Facts: - Lived during the Early Permian Period - Lived in what is now Africa and South America - Was about the size of a Dachshund dog - Lived in freshwater rivers and lakes - Ate plankton and small marine animals
Spinosaurus by Nobu Tamura

Spinosaurus

Quick Spinosaurus Facts: - The meaning of Spinosaurus is Spine Lizard - They were the biggest carnivorous dinosaur on Earth - They could weigh as much as 3 elephants - They could stand over 6 stories high - They lived around Egypt and Morocco - They lived during the Cretaceous period

Australopithecus

Quick Australopithecus Facts: - Lived from the Late Pliocene Period throught the Early Pleistocene Period - Lived in what is now Africa - About as tall as a modern 9-year old human - Weighed half as much as a toilet - May have been omnivorous