Jintasaurus was a herbivore. It lived in the Cretaceous period and inhabited Asia. Its fossils have been found in places such as Gansu (China).

Quick facts about Jintasaurus:

  • Existed from Aptian Age to 113 million years ago
  • Lived in a terrestrial habitat
  • Was a herbivore
  • Reproduced by laying eggs
  • Only one specimen has been found by paleontologists

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

Jintasaurus was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • H.-L. You and D.-Q. Li. 2009. A new basal hadrosauriform dinosaur (Ornithischia: Iguanodontia) from the Early Cretaceous of northwestern China. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 46:949-957