Sarcosuchus isn’t a dinosaur; it’s one of the largest crocodile-like reptiles that ever lived.
Almost twice as long as the modern saltwater crocodile, Sarcosuchus lived among dinosaurs in the Late Cretaceous period.
- Pronounced: sar-ko-su-kus
- Means: Flesh crocodile
- Where: Africa, South America
- When: Early Cretaceous
- Diet: Carnivorous
- Size of Adult: 40 ft (12 m) long
- Size of Animatronic Model: L 14 ft 8 in (4.48 m), H 3 ft 5 in (1.05 m)*
* includes height of steel base