About Kentrosaurus

Living around 150 million years ago in Africa, Kentrosaurus is often considered to have been the close cousin of Stegosaurus. Like Stegosaurus, Kentrosaurus had plates attached to its back. However, unlike Stegosaurus, these plates gradually became narrower as they ran down its body until they were more like spikes. Like other members of the Stegosauridae, or plated dinosaur group, Kentrosaurus had a very small brain.
What is this dinosaur’s name?
How do I pronounce Kentrosaurus?
What does the name Kentrosaurus mean?
Spiked Reptile
How long was Kentrosaurus?
17.00 feet 5.00 meters
How heavy was Kentrosaurus?
4000.00 pounds 2000.00 kilograms
What dinosaur class was Kentrosaurus assigned to?
What did Kentrosaurus eat?
How many years ago did Kentrosaurus live?
150,000,000 Years Ago
In what period did Kentrosaurus live?
Late Jurassic
Where did Kentrosaurus live?
Africa, Tanzania
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Kentrosaurus's Time

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Kentrosaurus's size

0 kg
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