genus of reptiles (fossil)

Mapusaurus was a type of dinosaur. It was a theropod. It was carnivorous, meaning it ate meat. The Mapusaurus was one of the largest carnivorous theropods, such as the Carcharodontosaurus or Tyrannosaurus Rex. It was 13 meters long. It lived during the late Cretaceous period.[1]


  1. "Mapusaurus". Natural History Museum. Retrieved October 22, 2021.