Rukwatitan was a herbivore. It lived in the Cretaceous period and inhabited Africa. Its fossils have been found in places such as Rukwa (Tanzania).

Quick facts about Rukwatitan:

  • Existed from Cenomanian Age to 72.1 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 Rukwatitan illustrations below were collected from the internet. Enjoy and explore:

Rukwatitan was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • J. J. W. Sertich and P. M. O'Connor. 2014. A new crocodyliform from the middle Cretaceous Galula Formation, southwestern Tanzania. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 34(3):576-596