Identity card : Alectrosaurus

Name Alectrosaurus
Length 5 m long
Weight 0.7-1 ton
Age Late Cretaceous
Distribution China, Mongolia
Diet Carnivorous

General information

Alectrosaurus, which means "unmarried lizard" was named by the palaeontologist Charles W.Gilmore in 1933.
Alectrosaurus was a meat-eater dinosaur living in Mongolia and China during the Cretaceous period. It was one of the oldest known tyranosaurs.

University of Bristol-Department of Geology Palaeoserver
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