Dongyangopelta was a herbivore. It lived in the Cretaceous period and inhabited Asia. Its fossils have been found in places such as Zhejiang (China).

Quick facts about Dongyangopelta:

  • Existed from 113 million years ago to Cenomanian Age
  • Lived in a terrestrial habitat
  • Was a herbivore
  • Reproduced by laying eggs
  • Only one specimen has been found by paleontologists

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

Dongyangopelta was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • R. Chen and W. Zheng. 2013. A New Nodosaurid Ankylosaur from the Chaochuan Formation of Dongyang, Zhejiang Province, China. Acta Geologica Sinica (English Edition) 87(3):658-671