Archaeornithomimus

Archaeornitho-mimus

Pronunciation:
Ark-ee-orn-ith-oh-meem-us
Name meaning:
'ancient bird mimic'
Archaeornithomimus
small theropod silhouette
Type of dinosaur:
small theropod
Length:
3.5m
Diet:
carnivorous carnivorous food icon
When it lived:
Late Cretaceous, 95-70 million years ago
Found in:
China, Uzbekistan

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy:
Dinosauria, Saurischia, Theropoda, Neotheropoda, Tetanurae, Avetheropoda, Coelurosauria, Tyrannoraptora, Maniraptoriformes, Ornithomimosauria, Ornithomimidae
Named by:
Russell (1972)
Type species:
asiaticus

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