Cedarpelta was a herbivore. It lived in the Cretaceous period and inhabited North America. Its fossils have been found in places such as Utah.

Quick facts about Cedarpelta:

  • Existed from Aptian Age to Albian Age
  • Lived in a terrestrial habitat
  • Was a herbivore
  • Reproduced by laying eggs
  • 3 different specimens have been found by paleontologists

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

Cedarpelta was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • A. Coulson and R. Barrick. 2004. Description of the new brachiosaurid (Dinosauria: Sauropoda) from the Ruby Ranch Member (Cretaceous: Albian) of the Cedar Mountain Formation, Utah. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 24(3, suppl.):48A
  • J. I. Kirkland and B. Britt. 1997. Lower to Middle Cretaceous dinosaur faunas of the central Colorado Plateau: a key to understanding 35 million years of tectonics, sedimentology, evolution and biogeography. Brigham Young University Geology Studies 42(2):69-103
  • J. I. Kirkland and S. K. Madsen. 2007. The Lower Cretaceous Cedar Mountain Formation, Eastern Utah: The view up an always interesting learning curve. Utah Geological Association Publication 35