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Avimimus portentosus

Age:Late Cretaceous
Locality:Barun Goyot Formation, Omnogov, Mongolia
Length:0.5 meters
Height:0.85 meters


Very bird like fleet-footed dinosaur. Avimimus has a carteristic short skull and a toothless beak. The tail is relatively short for a dinosaur and the limbs are long. Avimimus probably had featheres in life, like its close cousin Caudipteryx, but it has not been found in sediments that could preserve such structures.


Kurzanov, S. M. (1981). [On the unusual theropods from the Upper Cretaceous of Mongolia]. Trudy Sovm. Sov.-Mong. Paleontol. Eksped. 15, Pp. 39-50. (In Russian).

See also Partial Avimimus skeleton on which the reconstruction is based, 3D Caudipteryx skeleton, Caudipteryx plaque 1 and Caudipteryx plaque 2


Avimimus skeleton
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