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Weight20 kg
Length1.5 meters
Height0.7 meters
The borogovia is a small theropod dinosaur from the Cretaceous period. As a carnivore the borogovia during this time could be found eating meat in Mongolia about 65 million years ago. Borogovia was a small dinosaur with an approximate weight of 20 kilograms (10 pounds) and an estimated length of 1.5 meters (5 feet). This small carnivore probably measured 0.7 meters (3 feet) tall.

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  • Osmólska, H., 1982, "Hulsanpes perlei n.g.n.sp. (Deinonychosauria, Saurisichia, Dinosauria) from the Upper Cretaceous Barun Goyot Formation of Mongolia", Neues Jahrbuch für Geologie und Paläontologie, Monatschefte 1982(7): 440-448
  • Osmólska, H., 1987, "Borogovia gracilicrus gen. et sp. n., a new troodontid dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous of Mongolia", Acta Palaeontologica Polonica 32: 133-150
  • Barsbold, R., Osmólska, H. & Kurzanov, S. M. 1987. On a new troodontid (Dinosauria, Theropoda) from the Early Cretaceous of Mongolia. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 33, 49-52.
  • Makovicky, P. J. & Norell, M. A. 2004. Troodontidae. In: The Dinosauriaed. D.B. Weishampel, P. Dodson & H. Osmólska.University of California PressBerkeley, D.B. Weishampel, P. Dodson & H. Osmólska. Ed. University of California Press 184-195.
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