Stegosaurus

Stegosaurus belongs to the genus of the stegosaurid dinosaur that roamed the earth in the Jurassic Age, in North America and Europe. The Stegosaurus was … Read more

Allosaurus

It is interesting to note that this dinosaur’s name means ‘different lizard’. The ‘different’ in ‘different lizard’ probably comes from its unusual vertebrae, which was … Read more

Ankylosaurus

The Ankylosaurus, or the ‘fused lizard’ was a dinosaur that was tank-like in appearance. Its upper body was heavily protected with an armor of thick … Read more

Coelophysis

Coelophysis Origins The Coelophysis was a small carnivorous dinosaur whose existance dates back to the Triassic period over 228 million years ago. It owes its … Read more

Corythosaurus

Corythosaurus Origin The Corythosaurus was a crested duck-billed dinosaur which existed during the late cretaceous period around 80 million years ago. The name Corythosaurus means … Read more

Albertosaurus

The Albertosaurus was the three toed cousin of T. Rex. Although smaller than T.Rex, this relative lived a few millions of years earlier and was … Read more

Eonatator

      With the oceans today still shrouded in mystery, imagine what the scenario must’ve been millions of years ago. In the Jurassic age, … Read more

Plesiosaurus

Plesiosaurus was strictly a marine creature from the Sauropsida sub category, although a study by William Conybeare made the claim that it was more of … Read more

Psephoderma

The Psephoderma isn’t actually a dinosaur it was more like a prehistoric turtle. Its name actually means “rough skin” and was part of the placodant … Read more

Shonisaurus

Shonisaurus, found mostly in the Shoshone Mountains in Nevada , Shonisaurus was a swimming fish somewhat like today’s dolphin. This dinosaur was from Ichthyosaur group … Read more

Stenopterygius

There has been many greatly preserved Stenopterygius fossils found but there has not been much research for this creature because it is very much like … Read more

Henoduschelyops

Henodus chelyops are also known as” Turtle-Faced Single Tooth”. Henodus chelyops was a type of placodont, which during the Carnian stage of Late Triassic period. … Read more

Hainosaurus

The Hainosaurus was a large marine reptile that existed on the earth in the late Cretaceous period. It was present in the oceans of Europe … Read more

Globidens

The Globidens was a marine reptile which was present on the earth in the late Cretaceous period of the Mesozoic era. It existed on the … Read more

Futabasaurus

The one dinosaur that comes to our mind when we think of Japan is the Godzilla, the mythic creature that wreaks havoc every now and … Read more

Cryptoclidus

Scientists started finding fossils of ancient sea creatures long before they even discovered dinosaur fossils. This was because the shallow oceans did not cover many … Read more

Nothosaurus

Nothosaurus, the name Meaning “false lizard”. The fossils were found all over the world. These were mammal like dinosaurs. They breathed air but it’s obvious … Read more

Elasmosaurus

Elasmosaurus being part of the Plesiosaur group is very much like the Cryptoclidus but only double in size. During the Triassic Era the dinosaurs were … Read more

Dolichorhynchops

Dolichorhynchops is the genus of polycotylid plesiosaur. The name Dolichorhynchops means the “long nosed eye”. The Dolichorhynchops has a lengthy snout. Dolichorhynchops is a typical … Read more

Liopleurodon

The Liopleurodon was the biggest reptiles of the Jurassic seas. It was massive with the length of 50 feet. It was probably the biggest and … Read more

Libonectes

After the success of the film ‘ Jurassic Park ‘ many children are very much interested in collecting information regarding the different varieties of dinosaurs … Read more

Dinocephalosaurus

Dinocephalosaurus is a genus having long neck. These are found in the Triassic seas many billion years ago. The name Dinocephalosaurus means terrible headed lizard. … Read more

Lariosaurus

Lariosaurus was an extinct genus, which belonged to the suropterygian family. It is known to have lived during Triassic period. This dinosaur received its name … Read more

Dallasaurus

Dallasaurus belonged to a family of Mosasaurs which were serpentine lizards. Dallasaurus were found in Dallas County which is located in Northern Texas . The … Read more

Dactylosaurus

Dactylosaurus is one the European pachypleurosaurus. It belongs to the family Pachypleurosaurus. Dactylosaurus is the sister taxon to Anarosaurus and Serpianosaurus. It is believed that … Read more

Kronosaurus

Kronosaurus was the largest marine reptile that ever lived. It belonged to the category of plesiosaur, which is a meat-eating reptile. As considered by most … Read more

Keichousaurus

Keichousaurus are one of the types of dinosaurs, which belong to the Triassic era. These were known to have been lived around 215 million years … Read more

Ichthyosaurus

    The Ichthyosaurus was a marine vertebrate that existed in the early Jurassic period. The time line of its existence is estimated at about … Read more

The Archelon

Archelon, the giant turtle was a well known name in the reptile family. It was seen floating in the ocean after is free will during … Read more