Meaning - Brachiosaurus means “Arm lizard”
Herbivore (plant-eater) - it ate conifers, cycads, and ginkgos.
Length - 80-85 feet (24-26 m) long
|WHEN IT LIVED||
Late Jurassic period, about 156-145 million years ago
|WHERE IT LIVED|
A few incomplete fossils have been found (mostly without skulls).
Unlike most other dinosaurs, the front legs of Brachiosaurus were longer than the hind legs (hence its name, “arm lizard”).