Streptospondylus was a herbivore. It lived in the Jurassic period and inhabited Europe. Its fossils have been found in places such as Normandy (France).

Quick facts about Streptospondylus:

  • Existed from Callovian Age to Kimmeridgian Age
  • Lived in a terrestrial habitat
  • Was a carnivore
  • Reproduced by laying eggs
  • 2 different specimens have been found by paleontologists

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

Streptospondylus was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • G. Cuvier. 1808. Sur les ossemens fossiles de crocodiles, et particulièrement sur ceux des environs du Havre et de Honfleur, avec des remarques sur les squelettes des sauriens de la Thuringe [On the fossil bones of crocodiles, and particularly on those from the environs of Havre and Honfleur, with some remarks on the skeletons of saurians from Thuringia]. Annales du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle 12:73-110