Corythosaurus was a herbivore. It lived in the Cretaceous period and inhabited North America. Its fossils have been found in places such as Alberta (Canada) and Montana.

Quick facts about Corythosaurus:

  • Existed from Campanian Age to 70.6 million years ago
  • Lived in a terrestrial habitat
  • Was a herbivore
  • Reproduced by laying eggs
  • 25 different specimens have been found by paleontologists

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

Corythosaurus was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • C. W. Gilmore. 1923. A new species of Corythosaurus with notes on other Belly River Dinosauria. The Canadian Field-Naturalist 37:46-52
  • C. M. Sternberg. 1955. A juvenile hadrosaur from the Oldman Formation of Alberta. National Museum of Canada Bulletin 136:120-122
  • C. M. Sternberg. 1950. Notes and annotated list of quarries. Map 969A. Steveville, west of fourth meridian, Alberta. Canada Department of Mines and Technical Surveys, Geological Survey of Canada, Ottawa