Antarctopelta was a herbivore. It lived in the Cretaceous period and inhabited Antarctica. Its fossils have been found in places such as .

Quick facts about Antarctopelta:

  • Existed from Campanian Age to 70.6 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 Antarctopelta illustrations below were collected from the internet. Enjoy and explore:

Antarctopelta was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • Z. Gasparini and X. Pereda-Suberbiola. 1996. New data on the ankylosaurian dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous of the Antarctic Peninsula. Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 39(3):583-594