Cretaceous Period Facts

The Cretaceous is a period in time approximately 145 to 100 million years ago. This makes it the longest period in the Mesozoic.

Dinosaurs from the Cretaceous

Early Cretaceous

Acrocanthosaurus
Afrovenator
Amargasaurus
Aragosaurus
Archaeoceratops
Atlascopcosaurus
Austrosaurus
Baryonyx
Becklespinax
Beipiaosaurus
Caudipteryx
Cedarpelta
Chubutisaurus
Confuciusornis
Deinonychus
Eotyrannus
Equijubus
Erketu
Fukuiraptor
Fukuisaurus
Gastonia
Giganotosaurus
Gobisaurus
Harpymimus
Hylaeosaurus
Hypsilophodon
Iguanodon
Irritator
Jinzhousaurus
Jobaria
Leaellynasaura
Liaoceratops
Ligabuesaurus
Lurdusaurus
Malawisaurus
Microraptor
Minmi
Muttaburrasaurus
Neovenator
Nigersaurus
Nodosaurus
Ouranosaurus
Pelicanimimus
Pelorosaurus
Polacanthus
Probactrosaurus
Protarchaeopteryx
Psittacosaurus
Rebbachisaurus
Sauropelta
Shamosaurus
Shanag
Silvisaurus
Sinocalliopteryx
Sinornithosaurus
Sinosauropteryx
Sinovenator
Stenopelix
Suchomimus
Supersaurus
Tenontosaurus
Utahraptor
Valdosaurus
Zephyrosaurus

Late Cretaceous

Abelisaurus
Achelousaurus
Achillobator
Aegyptosaurus
Alamosaurus
Albertaceratops
Albertosaurus
Alectrosaurus
Alioramus
Alvarezsaurus
Ampelosaurus
Anchiceratops
Ankylosaurus
Anserimimus
Antarctosaurus
Aralosaurus
Archaeornitho-mimus
Argentinosaurus
Arrhinoceratops
Aucasaurus
Avaceratops
Avimimus
Bactrosaurus
Bagaceratops
Bambiraptor
Borogovia
Brachylopho-saurus
Buitreraptor
Carcharodonto-saurus
Carnotaurus
Centrosaurus
Chasmosaurus
Citipati
Conchoraptor
Corythosaurus
Daspletosaurus
Deinocheirus
Deltadromeus
Dromaeosaurus
Dromiceiomimus
Dryptosaurus
Edmontonia
Edmontosaurus
Einiosaurus
Eolambia
Erlikosaurus
Euoplocephalus
Gallimimus
Garudimimus
Gasparinisaura
Gilmoreosaurus
Gorgosaurus
Goyocephale
Graciliceratops
Gryposaurus
Hadrosaurus
Heyuannia
Homalocephale
Hypacrosaurus
Indosuchus
Isisaurus
Jaxartosaurus
Khaan
Kritosaurus
Lambeosaurus
Leptoceratops
Lophorhothon
Magyarosaurus
Maiasaura
Majungasaurus
Mapusaurus
Masiakasaurus
Maxakalisaurus
Microceratus
Micropachy-cephalosaurus
Mononykus
Nanshiungo-saurus
Nedoceratops
Nemegtosaurus
Neuquenosaurus
Nipponosaurus
Noasaurus
Nomingia
Nothronychus
Opisthocoeli-caudia
Ornithomimus
Orodromeus
Oryctodromeus
Oviraptor
Pachycephalo-saurus
Pachyrhinosaurus
Panoplosaurus
Paralititan
Parasaurolophus
Parksosaurus
Pentaceratops
Pinacosaurus
Prenocephale
Prosaurolophus
Protoceratops
Protohadros
Quaesitosaurus
Rhabdodon
Rinchenia
Rugops
Saichania
Saltasaurus
Saurolophus
Saurornithoides
Secernosaurus
Segnosaurus
Shantungosaurus
Shuvuuia
Sonidosaurus
Spinosaurus
Stegoceras
Struthiomimus
Struthiosaurus
Styracosaurus
Talarurus
Tanius
Tarbosaurus
Tarchia
Telmatosaurus
Therizinosaurus
Thescelosaurus
Torosaurus
Triceratops
Troodon
Tsagantegia
Tsintaosaurus
Tylocephale
Tyrannosaurus
Udanoceratops
Unenlagia
Urbacodon
Velociraptor
Zalmoxes
Zuniceratops