Aeolosaurus was a herbivore. It lived in the Cretaceous period and inhabited South America. Its fossils have been found in places such as Argentina, Argentina and São Paulo (Brazil).

Quick facts about Aeolosaurus:

  • Existed from 83.6 million years ago to 66 million years ago
  • Lived in a terrestrial habitat
  • Was a herbivore
  • Reproduced by laying eggs
  • 6 different specimens have been found by paleontologists

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

Aeolosaurus was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • J. E. Powell. 1987. Hallazgo de un dinosaurio hadrosaurido (Ornithischia, Ornithopoda) en la Formación Allen (Cretácico Superior) de Salitral Moreno, Provincia de Río Negro, Argentina [Discovery of a hadrosaurid dinosaur (Ornithischia, Ornithopoda) in the Allen Formation (Upper Cretaceous) of Salitral Moreno, Río Negro Province, Argentina]. Decimo Congreso Geológico Argentino, San Miguel de Tucumán. Asociación Geológica Argentina y Universidad Nacional de Tucumán, Actas 3:149-152
  • G. Casal and M. Luna. 2002. Hallazgo de una serie caudal articulada de Sauropoda de la Formación Bajo Barreal, Cretácico Superior del sur de Chubut [Discovery of an articulated caudal series of Sauropoda from the Bajo Barreal Formation, Upper Cretaceous of southern Chubut]. Ameghiniana 39(4, suppl.):8R
  • J. F. Bonaparte. 1996. Cretaceous tetrapods of Argentina. Münchner Geowissenschaften Abhandlungen 30:73-130