Talenkauen was a herbivore. It lived in the Cretaceous period and inhabited South America. Its fossils have been found in places such as Argentina.

Quick facts about Talenkauen:

  • Existed from 70.6 million years ago to 66 million years ago
  • Lived in a terrestrial habitat
  • Was a herbivore
  • Reproduced by laying eggs
  • Only one specimen has been found by paleontologists

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

Talenkauen was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • F. E. Novas and A. V. Cambiaso. 2004. A new basal iguanodontian (Dinosauria, Ornithischia) from the Upper Cretaceous of Patagonia. Ameghiniana 41(1):75-82