Ingenia ‭(‬she camel‭)

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Ingenia ‭(‬she camel‭)

Phonetic : In-gen-ia.

Named By : Rinchen Barsbold ‬-‭ ‬1981

Diet : Carnivore

Size : Estimated 1.8 meters long

Type of Dinosaur : Small Theropod

Type Species :

Found in : Mongolia

When it Lived : Cretaceous, 60 million years ago

Ingenia was an genus of carnivorous dinosaurs that lived in Asia during the Cretaceous period, which is close to 60 million years ago. It measured approximately 6 feet (1.8 meters) in length, was 3 feet tall from the pelvis and weighed 88 pounds.

Rinchen Barsbold named it in 1981. Its name is “for Ingeni-Khobur” (Mongolian Inge[n])’she camel’ + ia). Its fossils were discovered in Mongolia, central Asia.