On average, a new species of dinosaur is discovered every six weeks. The Dinosaur Dictionary profiles over 300 known dinosaurs. Many dinosaurs listed in the scientific literature as "doubtful" have been omitted.
Classifications and other characteristics are noted as "not confirmed" or followed by a question mark.
Listen to the pronunciation of over 300 dinosaur names by simply clicking on the phonetic spelling of the name.
Dinosaur Fun and Games
Learn about the dinosaurs listed by listening to them talk about themselves, that is... If Dinosaurs Could Talk. Click on a dinosaur name to hear more about the dinosaur you are hunting.
Note: Throughout the Dinosaur Database you will find phonetic spellings of many dinosaur names. Clicking on these phonetic spellings enable you to hear how a dinosaur name is pronounced. To be able to hear the audio files you must have Windows media player installed on your computer or an audio player equivalent.
We've selected twenty dinosaurs and provided clues that will help you pick the dinosaur described. Just click on the silhouette of the dinosaur to see if you made the right choice.