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Jintasaurus was a herbivore that lived in the Cretaceous period and inhabited Asia (China)

Jintasaurus was a herbivore that lived in the Cretaceous period and inhabited Asia (China)

Nesodon, Trigodon and Toxodon, all mammals of the Miocene, late Pliocene and Pleistocene epochs from about 2.6 million to 16,500 years ago.   Nesodon was of the late Oligocene to Miocene epochs.

Nesodon, Trigodon and Toxodon, all mammals of the Miocene, late Pliocene and Pleistocene epochs from about million to years ago. Nesodon was of the late Oligocene to Miocene epochs

*Josephoartigasia monesi  from the Pliocene of Uruguay, is the largest known fossil rodent, with an estimated body mass of 1000 kg.  Art by Raul Martin

*Josephoartigasia monesi from the Pliocene of Uruguay, is the largest known fossil rodent, with an estimated body mass of 1000 kg. Art by Raul Martin

Trigodon

Trigodon

Described by Cau & Fanti, Note: the Oldest known Metriorhynchid Crocodylian from the Middle Jurassic of North-eastern Italy

Mosasaurus (Mosassauro) é um género de lagartos marinhos que viveram em torno de 90 milhões de anos atrás no oceano Atlântico, e tem um certo parentesco com os atuais varanídeos. O nome é devido a seus primeiros fósseis, encontrados em 1770 por George Cuvier, terem sido encontrados no vale do rio Mosa, na Holanda.[1]  Mediam até 18 metros de comp , carnívoros, se alimentando principalmente de peixes e moluscos amonites. Possivel, entre os maiores predadores do Cretáceo e existem teorias de…

Mosasaurus (Mosassauro) é um género de lagartos marinhos que viveram em torno de 90 milhões de anos atrás no oceano Atlântico, e tem um certo parentesco com os atuais varanídeos. O nome é devido a seus primeiros fósseis, encontrados em 1770 por George Cuvier, terem sido encontrados no vale do rio Mosa, na Holanda.[1] Mediam até 18 metros de comp , carnívoros, se alimentando principalmente de peixes e moluscos amonites. Possivel, entre os maiores predadores do Cretáceo e existem teorias de…

Compsognathus - Greek for "pretty jaw." About the size of a chicken or turkey, it is one of the smallest known dinosaurs.

Compsognathus - Compsognathus which means "pretty jaw" is possibly the smallest dinosaur to exist at 28 inches o/a length Species: C. longipes (type species named by Wagner, 1859 )

Life Before the Dinosaurs: Wiwaxia.

Wiwaxia was one of the weirdest of all the oddball animals of the Burgess Shale. It had a foot like a snail, a shell like a limpet, and scal.

Dinocrocuta pursues a Chilotherium by Julio Lacerda

Dinocrocuta vs ChilotheriumArtwork by Julio Lacerda / was a hyena-like predator, one of the biggest carnivores to stalk the ancient grasslands of China. It could take on prey.

The Eocene Canaanimys Rodent by Maëva Orliac, 2011

The Eocene Canaanimys Rodent by Maëva Orliac, 2011

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