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New Dinosaur Discoveries

A Complete, A to Z List of Dinosaurs Discovered Within the Past Five Years

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New Dinosaur Discoveries

Raptorex (Nobu Tamura)

Every week, it seems, teams of paleontologists are digging up new dinosaur species in remote corners of the world--or naming new dinosaurs based on decades-old remains forgotten in a drawer. Here's a list of the most important new dinosaurs discovered over the past five years; just click on the links for more information.

Aardonyx, a South American prosauropod
Abydosaurus, a North American sauropod
Acrotholus, a North American pachycephalosaur
Albertadromeus, a North American ornithopod
Albertonykus, a North American dino-bird
Anchiornis, an Asian dino-bird
Angolatitan, an African titanosaur

Anzu, a North American dino-bird
Aorun, an Asian theropod
Australovenator, an Australian theropod
Balaur, a European raptor
Beishanlong, an Asian ornithomimid
Bicentenaria,a South American theropod
Bistahieversor, a North American tyrannosaur
Bonapartenykus, a South American dino-bird
Brontomerus, a North American sauropod
Coahuilaceratops, a North American ceratopsian
Concavenator, a European theropod
Daemonosaurus, a North American theropod
Dahalokeley, a Madagascar theropod
Diabloceratops, a North American ceratopsian
Eocarcharia, an African theropod
Eodromaeus, a South American theropod
Eosinopteryx, a Chinese dino-bird

Europelta, a western European nodosaur
Fruitadens, a North American dino-bird
Gryphoceratops, a North American ceratopsian
Haplocheirus, an Asian dino-bird
Helioceratops, an Asian ceratopsian
Hippodraco, a North American ornithopod
Ichthyovenator, an Asian spinosaur
Iguanacolossus, a North American ornithopod
Jeyawati, a North American ornithopod
Judiceratops, a North American ceratopsian
Juratyrant, a European tyrannosaur
Kaatedocus, a North American sauropod
Koreaceratops, an Asian ceratopsian
Kosmoceratops, a North American ceratopsian
Kryptops, an African theropod
Latirhinus, a North American hadrosaur
Leyesaurus, a South American prosauropod
Linhenykus, a central Asian theropod
Linheraptor, a central Asian raptor
Linhevenator, a central Asian dino-bird

Lythronax, a North American tyrannosaur

Martharaptor, a North American theropod
Medusaceratops, a North American ceratopsian
Mojoceratops, a North American ceratopsian

Nanuqsaurus, a North American tyrannosaur
Nasutoceratops, a North American ceratopsian
Nyasasaurus, an African proto-dinosaur
Oryctodromeus, a North American ornithopod
Oxalaia, a South American theropod
Pampadromaeus, a South American sauropodomorph
Pegomastax, a southern African ornithopod
Propanoplosaurus, a North American ankylosaur
Raptorex, an Asian tyrannosaur
Sarahsaurus, a North American prosauropod
Seitaad, a North American prosauropod
Sauroniops, a northern African theropod
Similicaudipteryx, an Asian dino-bird
Skorpiovenator, a South American theropod
Spinops, a North American ceratopsian
Talos, a North American dino-bird
Tatankacephalus, a North American ankylosaur
Tawa, a North and South American tyrannosaur
Teratophoneus, a North American tyrannosaur
Texacephale, a North American pachycephalosaur
Titanoceratops, a North American ceratopsian
Unescoceratops, a North American ceratopsian
Utahceratops, a North American ceratopsian
Velafrons, a North American hadrosaur
Xenoceratops, a North American ceratopsian
Xiaotingia, an Asian dino-bird
Xiongguanlong, an Asian tyrannosaur
Xixianykus, an Asian dino-bird
Yizhousaurus, an Asian sauropod

Yongjinglong, an Asian titanosaur
Yulong, an Asian dino-bird
Yutyrannus, an Asian tyrannosaur
Zhuchengtyrannus, an Asian tyrannosaur

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