'arm lizard'

30.0m sauropod

Diet: herbivorous

Period: Late Jurassic, 155-140 million years ago

Brachiosaurus held its head very high. It is likely to have eaten the leaves on tall tree-like plants.

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy: Dinosauria, Saurischia, Sauropodomorpha, Sauropoda, Eusauropoda, Neosauropoda, Macronaria, Camarasauromorpha, Titanosauriformes, Brachiosauridae

Named by: Riggs (1903)

Type species: altithorax

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