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Gigantspinosaurus, meaning "giant spined lizard", is a genus of stegosaur dinosaur from the Late Jurassic Period. It was found in the Upper Shaximiao Formation of Zigong, Sichuan, China. It is known from a partial skeleton missing most of the skull, hi...

Gigantoraptor is a genus of large oviraptorosaur dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous Period (85 million years ago). It was discovered in 2005 in the Iren Dabasu Formation in the Erlian basin, Mongolia. It was discerned that this specimen was closely rela...

Giganotosaurus, meaning "giant southern lizard", is a genus of dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous Period (98 to 96 million years ago). It thrived during the Cenomanian stage in what is now Argentina. The type species, G. carolinii, was named for Ruben C...

Genyodectes, meaning "jaw biter", is a genus of theropod dinosaur from the Early Cretaceous Period (Aptian stage) of South America. It was collected from the Cañadón Grande, Departamento Paso de Indios in the Chubut Province of Argentina. The rem...

Gastonia is a genus of ankylosaurid dinosaur form the Early Cretaceous Period (25 million years ago) of North America. It was discovered in Grand County Utah and named in 1998 by James Kirkland. Its was named after Robert Gaston, whom discovered the ge...

Noasaurus, or "Northwestern Argentina lizard", is a genus of carnivorous dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous Period (late Campanian-Maastrichtian age). It was discovered in Argentina by Jaime Powell and José Bonaparte. The type species, N. leali, was ...

Nipponosaurus, meaning "Japanese lizard", is a genus of hadrosaurid dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous Period (late Santonian - early Campanian age). It was discovered in 1934 during the construction of a hospital on Karafuto Prefecture (now Sinegorsk, ...

Nigersaurus, meaning "Niger lizard", is a genus of diplodocoid dinosaur from the Middle Cretaceous Period (during the Aptian or Albian age between 119 to 99 million years ago). It was first described by Paul Sereno and his colleagues in 1999. It was di...

Gargoyleosaurus, meaning "gargoyle lizard", is a genus of ankylosaurid dinosaur from the Late Jurassic Period (Kimmeridgian and Tithonian ages) and found in the Morrison Formation. It was discovered in 1996 at the Bone Cabin Quarry West in Albany Count...

Gallimimus, meaning "fowl mimic", is a genus of dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous Period (Maastrichtian age) found in the Nemegt Formation in Mongolia. It was discovered in the early 1970s in the Gobi Desert and never shortly after its discovery. The o...

Fukuiraptor is a carnivorous dinosaur from the Early Cretaceous Period (Barremian age) that lived in what is now Japan. It was first considered a member of the Dromaeosauridae family, but after an extensive study of the fossils, it was later placed as ...

Falcarius, meaning "sickle cutter", is a genus of dinosaur from the Early Cretaceous Period (130 to 125 mya). This therizinosaurid dinosaur was the first of its kind to be found in North America. The fossils were found in east-central Utah, USA in 2005...

Eustreptospondylus, meaning "well-curved vertebra", is a genus of megalosaurid dinosaur from the Middle Jurassic Period (165 to 161 mya). It was found in southern England, when Europe was a series of scattered island groups (due to tectonic movement wh...

Europasaurus, meaning "lizard for Europe", is a genus of dinosaur from the Late Jurassic Period (Kimmeridgian age) found in northern Germany. It has been identified as an example of insular dwarfism resulting from isolation from other sauropod families...

Euoplocephalus, meaning "well-armored head", is a genus of ankylosaurian dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous Period (Campanian-Maastrichtian age) of about 85 to 65 million years ago. It was discovered in 1902 by paleontologist Lawrence Morris Lambe. It w...

Eotyrannus or "early tyrant" is a genus of tyrannosaur theropod dinosaur from the Early Cretaceous Period. It was discovered in the Wessex Formation, on the southwest coast of the Isle of Wight, UK. The remains were officially described in 2001. Eo...

Edmontonia is a genus of dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous Period. It was named after the formation where it was discovered (Edmonton Formation). This formation is now known as the Horseshoe Canyon Formation. The type species, E. longiceps, was discove...

Gasparinisaura is a genus of dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous Period. It was discovered in Argentina. It was described under the type species G. cincosaltensis by Coria and Salgado in 1996. Originally assigned to the suborder iguanodont, recent studie...

Gasosaurus, meaning "Gas lizard" is a genus of tetanuran theropod dinosaur from the Middle Jurassic Period around 164 million years ago. It was discovered in Dashanpu, China in a quarry that was being dug out for the construction of a gas facility (hen...

Garudimimus, meaning "Garuda mimic", is a genus of ornithomimosaur dinosaur from the Upper Cretaceous Period. It was found in sedimentary deposits in Bayshin Tsav, Mongolia. Garudimimus was about 13 feet in length and was possibly an omnivore. It i...