Brachiosaurus | facts | size


Brachiosaurus | facts | size:

Name Meaning : Arm Lizard
Period : Late Jurassic
Family Group: Sauropodamorpha
Diet : Plants
Size : 82 feet ( 25 M )
Fossil found: USA, Tanzania 1903
Lived: 161.2 million years ago - 145 million years ago

Brachiosaurus | facts | size

Brachiosaurus facts

If this giant lived today, it could look into a window of a five story building it would have taken more than 30 years to grow this height. It is one of the few dinosaurs with front arms longer than its legs . An adult "Brachiosaurus" stood in the same way a giraffe does both animals fed on leaves from the treetops.

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