Ornithomimus


Name: “Bird Mimic”
Type: Flightless bird-like dinosaur
Lived When: Cretaceous (70 million years ago)
Height: 6 feet tall at head
Length: 11 1/2 feet
Weapons: Scissor-like beak, talons
Diet: Probably insects, small reptiles and mammals, fruit, eggs, seeds and leaves
Habitat: North America, Mongolia, Eastern U.S.
Interesting Facts: Scientists believe Ornithomimus would have run as fast as its look-alike, the ostrich, which can exceed 40 miles per hour.

 

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