Cruxicheiros was a carnivore. It lived in the Jurassic period and inhabited Europe. Its fossils have been found in places such as England (United Kingdom).

Quick facts about Cruxicheiros:

  • Existed from 167.7 million years ago to 164.7 million years ago
  • Lived in a terrestrial habitat
  • Was a carnivore
  • Reproduced by laying eggs
  • Only one specimen has been found by paleontologists

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

Cruxicheiros was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • R. B. J. Benson and J. D. Radley. 2010. A new large-bodied theropod dinosaur from the Middle Jurassic of Warwickshire, United Kingdom. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 55(1):35-42