Stegosaurus is a Stegosaurid from the Late Jurassic Era Stegosaurus, pronounced STEG-o-SAWR-us, was named by Othniel Marsh in 1877. The name means “roof lizard” or “plated lizard” after the distinctive plates sticking out of it's back. It is an armored stegosaurid dinosaur that lived during the Late Jurassic era about 150 to 155 million years ago. Specimens of Stegosaurus … [Read more...]
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