Orodromeus was a herbivore. It lived in the Cretaceous period and inhabited North America. Its fossils have been found in places such as Montana.

Quick facts about Orodromeus:

  • Existed from Santonian Age to 66 million years ago
  • Lived in a terrestrial habitat
  • Was a herbivore
  • Reproduced by laying eggs
  • 9 different specimens have been found by paleontologists

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

Orodromeus was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • D. J. Varricchio. 1993. Taphonomy of Jack's Birthday site, a diverse dinosaur bone bed. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 13(3, suppl.):61A
  • R. Estes. 1965. A new fossil salamander from Montana and Wyoming. Copeia 1965(1):90-95
  • D. J. Varricchio. 2002. A new bird from the Upper Cretaceous Two Medicine Formation of Montana. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 39(1):19-26