Corythosaurus

Corythosaurus

Pronunciation:
koh-rith-OH-sore-us
Name meaning:
'Corinthian helmet lizard'
Corythosaurus
large ornithopod silhouette
Type of dinosaur:
large ornithopod
Length:
10.0m
Diet:
herbivorous herbivorous food icon
When it lived:
Late Cretaceous, 76-74 million years ago
Found in:
Canada, USA

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy:
Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Genasauria, Cerapoda, Ornithopoda, Euornithopoda, Iguanadontia, Euiguanadontia, Dryomorpha, Ankylopollexia, Iguanodontoidea, Hadrosauridae, Euhadrosauria, Lambeosaurinae
Named by:
Brown (1914)
Type species:
casuarius

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