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Argentinosaurus


Argentinosaurus
(‘Argentine lizard’) Herbivore Cretaceous, 95 MYA Found in: Argentina Lived in: Forests
Dino skill Argentinosaurus had the ability to stand up on its back legs, then come crashing down on any attackers. Argentinosaurus Killer rating: 2/5 Speed: 1/5 Defence: 3/5

Argentinosaurus was the largest animal to walk the Earth. Babies had to grow a massive 25,000 times their original size Fact Manure Argentinosaurus would have produced 15 litres’ worth of dino droppings each time – that’s about five big buckets of poo in one go Slow mover Argentinosaurus was incredibly slow and walked at 8km/h – a human could beat it in a walking race Intelligence Its small brain meant that Argentinosaurus was not particularly intelligent Armoured We can tell from fossil fi nds that its skin was armoured Egg production Adult Argentinosaurs would lay dozens of eggs each year.

Argentinosaurus