ALLOSAURUS

Pronounced

‘‘Al-oh-saw-us”

 

Meaning

‘unusual lizard’

 

Habitat

Desert conditions with intermediate rainfall and forest cover along rivers.

Diet

Carnivore. Dined on Iguanodon, lizards and scavenged remains of larger herbivores.

TIME PERIOD

Late Jurassic

(150 – 140 million years ago).

 

Character

Allosaurus was among the earliest dinosaur discoveries and fossils are plentiful, making it a favourite of palaeontologists. Powerful
jaws housing sharp, serrated teeth, 3–4 inches in length, were regularly shed, replaced and have been found commonly all over the world.

This dinosaur has been proudly sponsered by:

 

Cockman Builders was established over 30 years ago – over the years they have carried out many extensions, full house builds, major refurbishments and all general building and roofing works.
The business is run by Dave and his wife Nicky; their three sons also work in the business. Most of their work comes recommendations. Member of the Federation of Master Builders. 

Please contact us for all your building needs at dave@cockmanbuilders.co.uk or call us on 01395 277884 / 07798 864077.

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