Tataouinea was a herbivore. It lived in the Cretaceous period and inhabited Africa. Its fossils have been found in places such as Tataouine (Tunisia).

Quick facts about Tataouinea:

  • Existed from 112.03 million years ago to 109 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 Tataouinea illustrations below were collected from the internet. Enjoy and explore:

Tataouinea was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • F. Fanti and A. Cau. 2013. A new sauropod dinosaur from the Early Cretaceous of Tunisia with extreme avian-like pneumatization. Nature Communications 4(2080):1-7