Marshosaurus was a carnivore. It lived in the Jurassic period and inhabited North America. Its fossils have been found in places such as Utah and Colorado.

Quick facts about Marshosaurus:

  • Existed from 157.3 million years ago to 145 million years ago
  • Lived in a terrestrial habitat
  • Was a carnivore
  • Reproduced by laying eggs
  • 3 different specimens have been found by paleontologists

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Marshosaurus was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • Anonymous. 1973. The Great Dinosaur DIscovery
  • W. L. Stokes. 1944. Jurassic dinosaurs from Emery County, Utah. Proceedings of the Utah Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters 21:11
  • J. S. McIntosh. 1981. Annotated catalogue of the dinosaurs (Reptilia, Archosauria) in the collections of the Carnegie Museum of Natural History. Bulletin of Carnegie Museum of Natural History 18:1-67