Huaxiagnathus was a carnivore. It lived in the Cretaceous period and inhabited Asia. Its fossils have been found in places such as Liaoning (China).

Quick facts about Huaxiagnathus:

  • Existed from 130 million years ago to 122.46 million years ago
  • Lived in a terrestrial habitat
  • Was a carnivore
  • Reproduced by laying eggs
  • Only one specimen has been found by paleontologists

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

Huaxiagnathus was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • S. Hwang and M. A. Norell. 2004. A large compsognathid from the Early Cretaceous Yixian Formation of China. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology 2(1):13-30