Iberomesornis was a carnivore. It lived in the Cretaceous period and inhabited Europe. Its fossils have been found in places such as Aragon (Spain).

Quick facts about Iberomesornis:

  • Existed from 130 million years ago to Barremian Age
  • Lived in a terrestrial habitat
  • Was a carnivore
  • Reproduced by laying eggs
  • 2 different specimens have been found by paleontologists

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

Iberomesornis was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • J. L. Sanz and S. Wenz. 1988. An Early Cretaceous faunal and floral continental assemblage: Las Hoyas fossil site (Cuenca, Spain). Géobios 21(5):611-635