Amazonsaurus was a herbivore. It lived in the Cretaceous period and inhabited South America. Its fossils have been found in places such as Maranhão (Brazil).

Quick facts about Amazonsaurus:

  • Existed from 125 million years ago to 100.5 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 Amazonsaurus illustrations below were collected from the internet. Enjoy and explore:

Amazonsaurus was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • I. d. S. Carvalho and L. d. S. Avilla. 2003. Nuevos restos de saurópodos en el Cretácico inferior de Brazil [New remains of sauropods in the Lower Cretaceous of Brazil]. Ameghiniana 40(4, suppl.):71R