Velafrons was a herbivore. It lived in the Cretaceous period and inhabited North America. Its fossils have been found in places such as Coahuila (Mexico).

Quick facts about Velafrons:

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

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

Velafrons was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • D. A. Eberth and C. R. Delgado-de Jesús. 2004. Cerro del Pueblo Fm (Difunta Group, Upper Cretaceous), Parras Basin, southern Coahuila, Mexico: reference sections, age, and correlation. Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Geológicas 21(3):335-352