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

Giganotosaurus

The name Giganotosaurus stands for ‘giant southern lizard’. The name is probably derived from the fact that the fossils of Giganotosaurus were discovered in the … Read more

Supersaurus

Supersaurus Origins The Supersaurus meaning ‘super lizard’ was discovered in Colorado in the Upper Jurassic Morrison Formation in 1972, and was officially named by Jim … Read more