This photograph was taken from behind the Suchomimus mount. The perspective is a bit bad, but this is a unique shot that takes into account and manifests some of Suchomimus' other enigmatic characteristics. For instance, this photo shows the strong, powerful hind legs of Suchomimus. In life Suchomimus would have been a biped, walking on two legs. 

This photograph also shows part of the large, long tail of the dinosaur. This tail would have been stiffened in life, helping to balance the large, sturdily built Suchomimus. Suchomimus likely lived in a swamp environment, sharing its habitat with crocodiles, other dinosaurs, and large fish, some which grew to over ten feet in length. These fish were likely the main staple of the Suchomimus diet.

 

Front Skeleton | Upper Body | Skull Front | Skull Side | Skull Comparison | Claws | Spines | Rosette | Back Skeleton | Side Skeleton

See Steve Brusatte's web site Dino Land.

 

Bookmark and Share

Planet Store
Dinosaur Excavation  Kit
Dinosaur Excavation Kit   
Plant & Fern Fossil Pieces For Kits & Give-A-Ways
Plant & Fern Fossil Pieces For Kits & Give-A-Ways   
Triceratops life like model, AVAILABLE ONLY FOR RENT
Triceratops life like model, AVAILABLE ONLY FOR RENT   
DinoStoreus Skulls in need of repair, broken & damaged
DinoStoreus Skulls in need of repair, broken & damaged   
Planet Store

Geologic History of West Virginia
Free Book Download on the West Virginia Fossil Club website:
Geologic History of West Virginia by Dudley H. Cardwell (1977)
>> Download the Book