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A Stegosaurous
by: Miemie and Yukiko -., Grade: 2

The stegosaurous was a herbivorous dinosaur. It lived in early cretaceous period.


The dinosaur swallowed stones to break the food up and the stones was called gastroliths. He ate leaves, grass and cycads.


The dinosaur used the plates to protect his self. The dinosaur has spikes to kill the meat eaters. His weight was two tones. It brain was tiny as a walnut. The sharp teeth can help the dinosaur to eat hard things.


The dinosaur lived in North America. The stegosaurs lived in hot
places. Also he lived in forests.

Discovered by

Stegosaurs was discovered in 1877 by Professor Othneil
C. Marsh.

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