Dicynodon

About Dicynodon

Around 260 million years ago Dicynodon roamed the Earth. This hippopotamus-sized animal used its tusks to dig up plants for eating. Also like a hippopotamus, it is believed that many of these animals lived in the water.
What is this dinosaur’s name?
Dicynodon
How do I pronounce Dicynodon?
Die-sigh-no-don
What does the name Dicynodon mean?
Two Dog Teeth
How long was Dicynodon?
4.00 feet 1.20 meters
How heavy was Dicynodon?
2000.00 pounds 1000.00 kilograms
What dinosaur class was Dicynodon assigned to?
Synapsida (Dicynodontia)
What did Dicynodon eat?
Plants
How many years ago did Dicynodon live?
260,000,000 Years Ago
In what period did Dicynodon live?
Late Permian
Where did Dicynodon live?
Africa
Dicynodon Picture Image

Dicynodon's Time

155,000,000
Years Ago

Dicynodon Map

Dicynodon's size

0 kg
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