Internet Explorer is no longer supported. Try downloading another browser like Chrome or Firefox.
If you already have an account, Sign in.
What exactly is a dinosaur? Contrary to popular belief, dinosaurs are land-dwelling reptiles with one of two hip structures that place their legs directly underneath them.
Dinosaurs were created by God on day six of the creation week, and they lived together with humans!
There was once a time when everything lived in harmony. There was no death, no disease, no suffering of any kind.
Ever since the fall, man and animals have been struggling for survival, including dinosaurs.
Weighing over eight tons, this large theropod stood at a minimum height of 13 feet and reached lengths of 40 feet or more.
This animal stood at 10 or more feet (not including the plates), weighed 5+ tons, and reached lengths of up to 30 feet.
This impressive member of the spinosaur kind stood around 15–16 feet tall. It reached lengths of 50 feet, and weight estimates place it at seven or more tons.
My favorite sauropod, Apatosaurus, was much longer than it was tall, with a long whip-like tail and a long neck that it held out in front.
Standing at 35–40 feet tall, weighing up to 50 tons, and reaching lengths of 60–70 feet, Brachiosaurus was one of the largest land animals ever to exist.
Found throughout the western United States, this carnivorous theropod was anywhere from 17–25 feet long, weighed at least 1 ton, and stood at about 7–8 feet tall.
This large piscivorous (fish-eating) theropod had an average length of about 30 feet, weighed 1–2 tons, and stood about 8–10 feet high.
This carnivorous theropod stood between 8–10 feet high, weighed a minimum of 1.5 tons, and reached lengths of 25–30 feet.
One of the most popular and well-known dinosaurs, Allosaurus was one of the most common of the larger theropods.
Easily one of the most-famous and recognizable dinosaurs, this animal has captured the hearts of children and adults alike for over a century.
Standing at approximately six feet tall (not including the tall spikes on its skull), this dinosaur weighed about three tons.
Often referred to as a “living tank,” this large herbivore was one of the most well-protected animals to ever live.
This dinosaur’s name means “giant southern lizard.”
Named in 1969 by John Ostrom, this animal’s name means “terrible claw,” which refers to the large claw on the inner toes.
Due to its lightweight and slim nature, Gallimimus is estimated to have been able to reach speeds of up to 35 mph.
Affectionately referred to as “compys,” this animal’s name means “elegant jaw” due to its slender jawbones.
The “two-crested lizard” gets its name because of the two large crests on the top of its head.
As a hadrosaur, Lambeosaurus was a large herbivorous dinosaur.
The “near-crested lizard” gets its name from the large crest protruding from the top of the skull.
This dino is everyone’s favorite dome-headed reptile.
No results found in .
Get the latest answers emailed to you.
This site is protected by reCAPTCHA, and the Google
Terms of Service apply.
Thank you for signing up to receive email newsletters from Answers in Genesis.
You can also sign up for our free print newsletter (US only).
You're almost done! Please follow the instructions we emailed you in order to finish subscribing.
Your newsletter signup did not work out. Please refresh the page and try again.
Answers in Genesis is an apologetics ministry, dedicated to helping Christians defend their faith and proclaim the good news of Jesus Christ.