Tawa was a carnivore. It lived in the Triassic period and inhabited North America. Its fossils have been found in places such as New Mexico.

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

Tawa was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • R. B. Irmis and S. J. Nesbitt. 2007. A Late Triassic dinosauromorph assemblage from New Mexico and the rise of dinosaurs. Science 317:358-361
  • S. J. Nesbitt and N. D. Smith. 2009. A complete skeleton of a Late Triassic saurischian and the early evolution of dinosaurs. Science 326:1530-1533