Lizard-Hipped And Bird-Hipped Dinosaurs


Because of intensive research scientists found out that the dinosaurs can be classified according to the position of their pelvic bones in lizzard-hipped dinosaurs and in bird-hipped dinosaurs.

Lizzard-hipped dinosaurs or Saurischia have a basin similar to the today living lizard.

Some examples of lizzard-hipped dinosaurs
 Barosaurus Carnotaurus
Barosaurus 
Carnotaurus 
 Ceratosaurus Microraptor
Ceratosaurus 
 Microraptor

Bird-hipped dinosaurs or Ornithischia have a basin similar to the today living bird.

Some examples of bird-hipped dinosaurs

 Avimimus Ankylosaurus
Avimimus Ankylosaurus
 Centrosaurus Parasaurolophus
Centrosaurus  Parasaurolophus