Scutellosaurus is a genus of armored dinosaur from the Early Jurassic of Arizona. Unlike most armored dinosaurs, it walked on two legs. It is the oldest known armored dinosaur and the most primitive one discovered to date.

Wikipedia has a more detailed and comprehensive article on Scutellosaurus

Jurassic Park franchise

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


Scutellosaurus is mentioned in an educational book about Dilophosaurus as a prey item.


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