Orodromeus 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.

Quick facts about Orodromeus:

  • Existed from 86.3 million years ago to 66 million years ago
  • Lived in a terrestrial habitat
  • Was a herbivore
  • Reproduced by laying eggs
  • 9 different specimens have been found by paleontologists

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

Orodromeus was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • R. Estes. 1965. A new fossil salamander from Montana and Wyoming. Copeia 1965(1):90-95
  • J. R. Horner. 1982. Evidence of colonial nesting and "site fidelity" among ornithischian dinosaurs . Nature 297(5868):675-676
  • A. Sahni. 1972. The vertebrate fauna of the Judith River Formation, Montana. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 147(6):321-412