Tarascosaurus 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 Tarascosaurus:

  • Existed from 83.5 million years ago to Maastrichtian Age
  • Lived in a terrestrial habitat
  • Was a carnivore
  • Reproduced by laying eggs
  • Only one specimen has been found by paleontologists

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

Tarascosaurus was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • J. Le Loeuff and E. Buffetaut. 1991. Tarascosaurus salluvicus nov. gen., nov. sp., dinosaure théropode du Crétacé supérieur du sud de la France [Tarascosaurus salluvicus nov. gen., nov. sp., a theropod dinosaur from the Upper Cretaceous of southern France]. Géobios 25(5):585-594