Name: “False lizard “
Type: Marine reptile
Lived When: Early to Late Triassic (225 million years ago)
Height: 3 feet tall
Length: 10 feet
Weapons: Strong jaws, crushing teeth that were up to 9″ long
Habitat: Asia, Europe and North Africa; did well in land or water
Interesting Facts: Like many other marine reptiles, Nothasaurus’s upper and lower teeth fit together to trap prey.


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