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
Albertosaurus by Steve White

Albertosaurus

Quick Albertosaurus Facts: - Albertosaurus weighed as much as a hippopotamus - It was 3 car links long - May have hunted in packs - Could run as fast as a grizzly bear - Name means “Lizard of Alberta”

Diplocaulus

Quick Diplocaulus Facts: - Lived in what is now North America - Lived during the Permian period - Was as long as a yard stick - Weighed as much as a cat - Had a boomerang-shaped head - Was a Piscivore