Coelophysis | facts | size

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Coelophysis | facts | size:

Name Meaning : Hollow Form
Period : Late Triassic 
Family Group: Theropoda
Diet: Meat
Size : 10 feet (3M)
Fossil Found: USA 1889

Coelophysis | facts | size



Coelophysis facts 

This Triassic Theropod is known from many skeletons from , New Mexico , USA. Ats snout was long and so were its arms , which mean it could easily have captured small prey. During the time it lived, "Coelophysis" was one of the fastest animals on Earth. Several skeletons have been found with young Coelophysis in the area where the stomach would have been. This means that these dinosaurs died before they could digest their last supper. 
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