Antarctosaurus was a herbivore. It lived in the Cretaceous period and inhabited South America. Its fossils have been found in places such as Argentina, Maharashtra (India) and Argentina.

Quick facts about Antarctosaurus:

  • Existed from Coniacian Age to Maastrichtian Age
  • Lived in a terrestrial habitat
  • Was a herbivore
  • Reproduced by laying eggs
  • 8 different specimens have been found by paleontologists

All the Antarctosaurus illustrations below were collected from the internet. Enjoy and explore:

Antarctosaurus was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • S. Hislop. 1859. On the Tertiary deposits, associated with trap-rock, in the East Indes. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London 16:154-182
  • J. F. Bonaparte and Z. B. Gasparini. 1979. Los sauropodos de los grupos Neuquén y Chubut, y sus relaciones cronologicas [The sauropods of the Neuquén and Chubut Groups, and their chronological relationships]. Actas del VII Congreso Geológico Argentino, Neuquén 2:393-406
  • J. Frenguelli. 1951. Un huevo fósil del Rocanense [A fossil egg from the Rocanian]. Revista de la Asociación Geológica Argentina 6(2):108-112