Saltasaurus is a genus of sauropod dinosaurs that lived during the Late Cretaceous Period. This herbivore had small bony plates embedded in its skin, which could break the teeth of its predators. Only a gigantic predator like Giganotosaurus can hunt them down.[1]

Wikipedia has a more detailed and comprehensive article on Saltasaurus

Jurassic Park franchise

Saltasaurus appeared in the website Jurassic Park: Institute on Dinopedia.

Jurassic Park inspired games

Saltasaurus is one of the Herbivore Twos that can be created in Jurassic Park III: Park Builder.

Toy lines

Saltasaurus is mentioned in the book of the Jurassic Park DNA case.


  1. Jurassic Park DNA, TM & (c) 1994 CIC Video International. All text approved by Dr. Angela Milter, The National History Museum, London.


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