Bellusaurus was a herbivore. It lived in the Jurassic period and inhabited Asia. Its fossils have been found in places such as Xinjiang (China).

Quick facts about Bellusaurus:

  • Existed from 163.5 million years ago to 157.3 million years ago
  • Lived in a terrestrial habitat
  • Was a herbivore
  • Reproduced by laying eggs
  • Only one specimen has been found by paleontologists

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

Bellusaurus was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • Z. Dong. 1990. Sauropoda from the Kelamaili region of the Junggar Basin, Xinjiang Autonomous Region. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 28(1):43-58