Meaning - Jaxartosaurus means “Jaxartes Lizard,” named for the Jaxartes river in Kazakhstan
Length - Roughly 30 feet (9 m) long
|WHEN IT LIVED||
Late Cretaceous period, about 91-83 million years ago
|WHERE IT LIVED||
Fossils have been found near the Jaxartes River in the Aral Mountains of Kazakhstan, Asia.
Only the skull roof and braincase have been found.
Jaxartosaurus was a duck-billed dinosaur that had massive, flat-topped cheek teeth. Very little is known about this genus of dinosaur.
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