Peloroplites was a herbivore. It lived in the Cretaceous period and inhabited North America. Its fossils have been found in places such as Utah.

Quick facts about Peloroplites:

  • Existed from 122.46 million years ago to 109 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 Peloroplites illustrations below were collected from the internet. Enjoy and explore:

Peloroplites was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • A. Coulson and R. Barrick. 2004. Description of the new brachiosaurid (Dinosauria: Sauropoda) from the Ruby Ranch Member (Cretaceous: Albian) of the Cedar Mountain Formation, Utah. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 24(3, suppl.):48A