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

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

Sauropelta was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • Anonymous. 1931. Dinosaur skeleton from Montana. Natural History 31:559
  • J. A. Jensen. 1984. Continuing study of new Jurassic/Cretaceous vertebrate faunas from Colorado and Utah. National Geographic Society Research Reports (1975) 16:373-381
  • J. H. Ostrom. 1970. Stratigraphy and paleontology of the Cloverly Formation (Lower Cretaceous) of the Bighorn Basin area, Wyoming and Montana. Peabody Museum Bulletin 35:1-234