Ceratosaurus

Ceratosaurus

Keh-RAT-oh-sore-us

'horned lizard'

6.0m-long large theropod

Diet: carnivorous

Country: USA

Period: Late Jurassic, 150-144 million years ago

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy: Dinosauria, Saurischia, Theropoda, Neotherapoda, Ceratosauria, Neoceratosauria

Named by: Marsh (1884)

Type species: nasicornis

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