Valdosaurus was a herbivore. It lived in the Cretaceous period and inhabited Europe. Its fossils have been found in places such as Lower Normandy (France), Romania and Valencian Community (Spain).

Quick facts about Valdosaurus:

  • Existed from Aptian Age to 113 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 Valdosaurus illustrations below were collected from the internet. Enjoy and explore:

Valdosaurus was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • T. Jurcsak and E. Popa. 1978. Resturi de dinozaurieni in bauxitele de la Cornet (Bihor). Nota preliminara [Dinosaurian remains in bauxite from Cornet (Bihor). Preliminary note]. Nymphaea 6:61-64
  • R. Owen. 1855. Monograph on the fossil Reptilia of the Wealden and Purbeck Formations. Part II. Dinosauria (Iguanodon). [Wealden]. The Palaeontographical Society, London 1854:1-54
  • J. L. Sanz and A. D. Buscalioni. 1987. Dinosaurios del Cretácico inferior de Galve (Teruel, España) [Dinosaurs from the Lower Cretaceous of Galve (Teruel, Spain)]. Estudios Geologicos, Volumen Extraordinario Galve-Tremp