Types of Dinosaurs

Names of Dinosaurs & Dinosaur Information
Dinosaur Name:


- Pronunciation: lay-bo-KAY-nee-uh
- Translation: Named for a rock formation, La Bocana
- Order: Saurischia
- Suborder: Theropoda
- Infraorder: Tetanurae
- Height: 16 feet (4.9 meters)
- Length: 30 feet (9.1 meters)
- Period: Late Cretaceous
- Description: Carnivore, Bipedal
- Notes: Labocania lived in Baja California and was probablyrelated to the Tyrannosaurus rex. Though not as tall or long as Tyrannosaurus, its head appears to have been largerand its thicker. Labocania appears to have been a ferociouspredator with sharp, serrated teeth. Like Tyrannosaurus rex,Labocania was possibly capable of bursts of speed in excessof 25 mph (40 km/h) for short distances.