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A-Z List of Dinosaurs

General Knowledge | 6-13 yrs | Reading Pod

ABC’s of Dinosaurs

Cool facts about 26 types of dinosaurs alphabetically arranged from A to Z. Among the thousands of dinosaurs that lived on our mother earth, we have for you 26 dinosaurs with their names starting with alphabets A to Z.

Know about where these creatures lived when they were alive thousands of years ago and also know about other features like their height, length and weight.

Have fun!

A for Apatosaurus
Lived in : Jurassic period (200-145 million years ago)
Height : 75 feet
Length : 70-90 feet
Weight : 25 tons
Diet : Plants
B for Baryonyx
Lived in : Early to Middle Cretaceous period (140 to 90 million years ago)
Height : 8 feet
Length : 32 feet
Weight : 1.5- 2 tons
Diet : Fish and plants
C for Coelophysis
Lived in : Mid Triassic period (206-248 million years ago)
Height : 3 feet
Length : 10 feet
Weight : 55 pounds
Diet : Other animals
D for Diplocaulus
Lived in : Permian period (248-290 million years ago)
Height : 16 feet at the hips
Length : 4 feet
Weight : Upto 35 pounds
Diet : Fish and insects
E for Elasmosaurs
Lived in: Late Cretaceous period(65- 99 million years ago)
Height: 30 feet
Length: 46 feet
Weight: 2 tons
Diet: Fish, squid and other small sea creatures
F for Falcarius
Lived in: Early Cretaceous period (130-125 million years ago)
Height: 5 feet
Length: 13 feet
Weight: 1.5- 2 tons
Diet: Plants and animals
G for Giganotosaurus
Lived in: Early Cretaceous period
Height: 23 feet
Length: 46 feet
Weight: Up to 8.8 tons
Diet: Other animals
H for Hesperosaurus
Lived in:Late Jurassic period (150 million years ago)Length: 20 feet
Weight: 1 ton
Diet: Plants
I for Ichthyosaurus
Lived in: Early Jurassic period (180-206 million years ago)
Height: 75 feet
Length: 6.5 feet
Weight: 200 pounds
Diet: Fish, octopuses, other marine animals
J for Jinzhousaurus
Lived in: Early Cretaceous period
Height: 8 feet
Length: 19.5 feet
Weight: 1 ton
Diet: Plants
K for Kronosaurus
Lived in: Early Cretaceous period
Length: 23-30 feet
Weight: Upto 22 tons
Diet: Fish, molluscs, sharks, reptiles, turtles, plesiosaurs
L for Leopleurodon
Lived in: Late Jurassic period
Length: 4 feet
Weight: Upto 150 tons
Diet: Fish, squids, reptiles, plesiosaurs
M for Mussaurus
Lived in: Late Triassic period
Height: 25 feet
Length: 10 feet
Weight: 154 pounds
Diet: Other animals
N for Nothasaurus
Lived in: Early to late Triassic period
Height: 3 feet
Length: 10 feet
Weight: 1.5-2 tons
Diet: Fish and crabs
O for Ornithomimus
Lived in: Cretaceous period (70 million years ago)
Height: 6 feet
Length: 11.5 feet
Weight: 360 pounds
Diet: Plants and animals
P for Plesiosaur
Lived in: Early-Middle Jurassic period (120-135 milion years ago)
Height: Under 1 meter
Length: 15 feet
Weight: 1,000 pounds
Diet: Fish and molluscs
Q for Quetzacoatlus
Lived in: Late Cretaceous period
Height: 18 feet
Wingspan: Upto 49 feet
Weight: 150-300 pounds
Diet: Fish, shellfish, crabs
R for Rajasaurus
Lived in: Late Cretaceous period
Height: 9.8 feet
Length: 30 feet
Weight: 1 ton
Diet: Other animals
S for Stegosaurus
Lived in: Late Jurassic period
Height: 3 feet
Length: Upto 30 feet
Weight: Upto 2 tons
Diet: Soft vegetation
T for Tyrannosaurus
Lived in: Cretaceous period
Height: 12-13 feet at the hips
Length: Upto 43 feet
Weight: Upto 7.5 tons
Diet: Fish and insects
U for Utahraptor
Lived in: Early Cretaceous period
Height: 16- 20 feet tall at the head
Length: 16- 23 feet
Weight: Upto 2 tons
Diet: Meat, especially, plant eating dinosaurs
V for Velociraptor
Lived in: Late Cretaceous period
Height: 3-4 feet tall at hips
Length: 6 feet
Weight: 100 pounds
Diet: Other dinosaurs
W for Wannanosaurus
Lived in: Late Cretaceous period
Height: 1 feet
Length: 2 feet
Weight: 10 pounds
Diet: Plants
X for Xiaosaurus
Lived in: Late Jurassic period
Height: 1.5 feet
Length: 5 feet
Weight: 75-100 pounds
Diet: Plants
Y for Yangchuanosaurus
Lived in: Late Jurassic period
Height: 75 feet
Length:Upto 35 feet
Weight: Upto 3.7 tons
Diet: Other animals
Z for Zhuchengosaurus
Lived in: Early Cretaceous period
Height: 29.5 feet
Length: 55 feet
Weight: 15 tons
Diet: Plants

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