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Ankylosaurus


Ankylosaurus
(‘Fused lizard’) Herbivore Cretaceous, 70-65 MYA Found in: South America Lived in: Coastal plains
Dino skill : Its club-like tail was a vicious weapon that the Ankylosaurus could use to defend itself from attack. Killer rating: 3/5, Speed: 3/5 Defence: 5/5 Ankylosaurus

Spiky defence Two rows of spikes ran along its body, plus there were two large horns from the back of its head that it could defend itself with
Small brained The Ankylosaurus had a small brain
Breaking bones Powerful club-tail could break an attacker’s bones
Vulnerable The underside of its belly was the only place the Ankylosaurus was not  armoured – fl ipping it over was the only way to kill it

Bone head Its entire head was covered in bony plates
Early impression This is an old sketch of an Ankylosaur’s skeleton, before the tail club was discovered
Five-toed Ankylosaurus probably had five toes on each foot

Ankylosaurus