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Name:Brachiosaurus

Item No:RC16118D

Product Size:52cm x 12cm x 33,5cm (l x w x h)

Scientific Data :

RC16118D

Name:Brachiosaurus


Meaning:Arm lizard


Pronunciation:Brack-ee-uh-sawr-us


Named by:Elmer Samuel Riggs


Order:Saurischia


Diet:Herbivore


Period:Late Jurassic


Figure size:52cm x 12cm x 33,5cm (l x w x h)


Real size:85 ft long 50 ft tall.


Weighed:30-45 metric tons


Excavated in: Western Colorado


Features:Small skull, long neck. In comparison with the rest a short body and tail. Longer front limbs then hind limbs.  Nostrils are on top of the head. A wide muzzle with spoon shaped teeth.

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RC16118D

Name:Brachiosaurus


Meaning:Arm lizard


Pronunciation:Brack-ee-uh-sawr-us


Named by:Elmer Samuel Riggs


Order:Saurischia


Diet:Herbivore


Period:Late Jurassic


Figure size:52cm x 12cm x 33,5cm (l x w x h)


Real size:85 ft long 50 ft tall.


Weighed:30-45 metric tons


Excavated in: Western Colorado


Features:Small skull, long neck. In comparison with the rest a short body and tail. Longer front limbs then hind limbs.  Nostrils are on top of the head. A wide muzzle with spoon shaped teeth.


Did you know?

The skull of the Brachiosaurus was loosely attatched to the neck? Brachiosaurus was once believed to be a semi aquatic dinosaur?


QUESTION: What did Brachiosaurus eat?


ANSWER: Brachiosaurus probably fed on coniferous trees, gingkoes and cycads.