Anchisaurus

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Anchisaurus:





Name Meanings: Similar Lizard
Period: Early Jurassic
Family Group : Sauropoda Morpha
Diet: Plants
Size : 8 feet
Fossil Found: USA 1885
Lived: 201.3 million years ago - 190.8 million years ago

Anchisaurus


"anchisaurus" facts

As one of the smaller and earliest sauropods , Anchisaurus is not as famous as the Jurassic Giants . It weighs 77 pounds and could eat only ground-level plants. It had a thumb claw and blunt teeth. It was a slow walker and could not outrun the meat eaters of its day. This dinosaur was named in 1885, well after its fossil footprints were discovered 
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