Sinosauropteryx was a carnivore. It lived in the Cretaceous period and inhabited Asia. Its fossils have been found in places such as Liaoning (China).

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

Sinosauropteryx was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • Q. Ji and Z.-X. Luo. 2002. The earliest known eutherian mammal. Nature 416:816-822
  • X. Wang and Y. Wang. 1998. Stratigraphic sequence and vertebrate-bearing beds of the lower part of the Yixian Formation in Sihetun and neighboring area, western Liaoning, China. Vertebrata PalAsiatica 36(2):81-101