Pyroraptor was a carnivore. It lived in the Cretaceous period and inhabited Europe. Its fossils have been found in places such as Metropolitan France (France).

Quick facts about Pyroraptor:

  • Existed from Campanian Age to Maastrichtian Age
  • Lived in a terrestrial habitat
  • Was a carnivore
  • Reproduced by laying eggs
  • 3 different specimens have been found by paleontologists

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

Pyroraptor was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • R. Allain and P. Taquet. 2000. A new genus of Dromaeosauridae (Dinosauria, Theropoda) from the Upper Cretaceous of France. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 20(2):404-407