Camptosaurus

Camptosaurus

Pronunciation:
KAMP-toe-sore-us
Name meaning:
'bent lizard'
Camptosaurus
Dinosaur description:
1000kg, 5.0m-long
euornithopod
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Diet:
herbivorous herbivorous food icon
Country:
England, United Kingdom, USA
Period:
Late Jurassic, 155-145 million years ago
Teeth:
beak and grinding teeth
How it moved:
on 2 or 4 legs
Food:
plants

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy:
Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Genasauria, Cerapoda, Ornithopoda, Euornithopoda, Iguanadontia, Euiguanadontia, Dryomorpha, Ankylopollexia
Named by:
Marsh (1885)
Type species:
dispar
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