Polacanthus

Polacanthus

Pronunciation:
pol-a-KAN-thus
Name meaning:
'many spines'
Polacanthus
armoured dinosaur silhouette
Type of dinosaur:
armoured dinosaur
Length:
5.0m
Diet:
herbivorous herbivorous food icon
When it lived:
Early Cretaceous, 125 million years ago
Found in:
England, United Kingdom

Taxonomic details

Taxonomy:
Dinosauria, Ornithischia, Genasauria, Thyreophora, Ankylosauromorpha, Ankylosauria
Named by:
Hulke (1881)
Type species:
foxii

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