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
Gorgosaurus by Spike Ekins

Gorgosaurus

Quick Gorgosaurus Facts: - This dinosaur had a max speed of 28 MPH - It lived 76 million years ago - It weighed as much as a box truck - Was as long as 3 car links - It could bite through bone

Coelacanth

Quick Coelacanth Facts: - Is considered a "living fossil" - Has remained pretty much the same for 400 million years - Can live up to 60 years - Lives around Indonesia and Africa - About as long as a king-sized mattress - Weighs twice as much as an octopus