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

All these Maiasaura pictures were collected from the internet. Enjoy and explore:

Maiasaura was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • J. R. Horner. 1982. Evidence of colonial nesting and "site fidelity" among ornithischian dinosaurs . Nature 297(5868):675-676
  • D. J. Varricchio. 1993. Taphonomy of Jack's Birthday site, a diverse dinosaur bone bed. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 13(3, suppl.):61A
  • J. R. Horner and R. Makela. 1979. Nest of juveniles provides evidence of family structure among dinosaurs. Nature 282:296-298