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

Quick facts about Struthiomimus:

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

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

Struthiomimus was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • T. Rowe and R. L. Cifelli. 1992. The Campanian Terlingua local fauna, with a summary of other vertebrates from the Aguja Formation, Trans-Pecos Texas. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 12(4):472-493
  • S. G. Lucas and N. J. Mateer. 1987. Dinosaurs, the age of the Fruitland and Kirtland Formations, and the Cretaceous-Tertiary boundary in the San Juan Basin, New Mexico. J. E. Fassett and J. K. Rigby, Jr. (eds.), The Cretaceous-Tertiary Boundary in the San Juan and Raton Basins, New Mexico and Colorado, Geological Society of America Special Paper 209:35-50
  • R. S. Lull and N. E. Wright. 1942. Hadrosaurian dinosaurs of North America. Geological Society of America Special Paper 40:1-242