Bothriospondylus was a herbivore. It lived in the Jurassic period and inhabited Europe. Its fossils have been found in places such as Madagascar.

Quick facts about Bothriospondylus:

  • Existed from 136.4 million years ago to Aptian Age
  • Lived in a terrestrial habitat
  • Was a herbivore
  • Reproduced by laying eggs
  • Only one specimen has been found by paleontologists

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

Bothriospondylus was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • H. Woodward and R. Baron. 1894. Recent discovery of fossil bones of huge deinosaurs in Madagascar. The Antananarivo Annual and Madagascar Magazine 5, part 2(18):244