Vitakridrinda was a carnivore. It lived in the Cretaceous period and inhabited Asia. Its fossils have been found in places such as Balochistan (Pakistan).

Quick facts about Vitakridrinda:

  • Existed from Maastrichtian Age to 66 million years ago
  • Lived in a terrestrial habitat
  • Was a carnivore
  • Reproduced by laying eggs
  • 5 different specimens have been found by paleontologists

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

Vitakridrinda was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • J. A. Wilson and M. S. Malkani. 2001. New crocodyliform (Reptilia, Mesoeucrocodylia) from the Upper Cretaceous Pab Formation of Vitakri, Balochistan (Pakistan). Contributions from the Museum of Paleontology, University of Michigan 30(12):321-336
  • M. S. Malkani and C.h. M. Anwar. 2000. Discovery of first dinosaur fossil in Pakistan, Barkhan District, Balochistan. Geological Survey of Pakistan Information Release 732:1-16
  • M. S. Malkani. 2006. Biodiversity of saurischian dinosaurs from the latest Cretaceous Park of Pakistan. Journal of Applied and Emerging Sciences 1(3):108-140