Eocursor was a herbivore. It lived in the Triassic period and inhabited Africa. Its fossils have been found in places such as Free State (RSA).

Quick facts about Eocursor:

  • Existed from 201.3 million years ago to Sinemurian Age
  • Lived in a terrestrial habitat
  • Was a herbivore
  • Reproduced by laying eggs
  • Only one specimen has been found by paleontologists

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

Eocursor was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • R. J. Butler and R. M. H. Smith. 2007. A primitive ornithischian dinosaur from the Late Triassic of South Africa, and the early evolution and diversification of Ornithischia. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B 274:2041-2046