Heterodontosaurus

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Heterodontosaurus:




Name Meaning : Different Tooth Lizard
Period: Early Jurassic
Family Group: Ceratopsia
Diet: plants
Size : 4 feet
Fossil Found: South Africa, 1962


Heterodontosaurus


Heterodontosaurus facts
Normally, the teeth in a dinosaur's mouth all looked the same , but this dinosaur had three kinds of teeth . Its front teeth were designed to clip plants and right  behind them, there humans have canine teeth , it had a set of fangs . It also had teeth in its cheek area that were designed to chomp plants. As no other dinosaur had fangs, scientists are still not sure how they were used . "Heterodontosaurus" probably displayed them to look threatening 
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