Orodromeus

Orodromeus

Pronunciation:
or-oh-DROM-ee-us
Name meaning:
'mountain runner'
Orodromeus
Dinosaur description:
50kg, 2.0m-long
euornithopod
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Diet:
herbivorous herbivorous food icon
Country:
USA
Period:
Late Cretaceous, 74 million years ago
Teeth:
horny beak, grinding cheek teeth
How it moved:
on 2 legs
Food:
tough plant material
Orodromeus milieu

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy:
Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Genasauria, Cerapoda, Ornithopoda, Euornithopoda
Named by:
Horner and Weishampel (1988)
Type species:
makelai
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