Richardoestesia was a carnivore. It lived in the Cretaceous period and inhabited North America. Its fossils have been found in places such as Navoiy Region (Uzbekistan), South Dakota and Chiapas (Mexico).

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

Richardoestesia was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • D. A. Eberth and D. B. Brinkman. 1997. Paleoecology of an estuarine, incised-valley fill in the Dinosaur Park Formation (Judith River Group, Upper Cretaceous) of southern Alberta, Canada. Palaios 12:43-58
  • D. B. Brinkman. 1986. Microvertebrate sites: progress and prospectus. In B. G. Naylor (ed.), Field Trip Guidebook to Dinosaur Provincial Park, 2 June 1986. Dinosaur Systematics Symposium, Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology, Drumheller, Alberta
  • D. B. Brinkman. 1990. Paleontology of the Judith River Formation (Campanian) of Dinosaur National Park, Alberta, Canada: evidence from vertebrate microfossil locality. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 78:37-54