Microraptor was a small dinosaur, that was only 20 inches long.


Micraptor's name means, Small thief. This dinosaur, was a flyer and could actually fly, it was actually one of the avian dinosaurs. Although a relative than Velociraptor, but smaller, this animal was a not very violent hunter. It lived in what is now China. It also had feahers like the early birds from the late Jurassic Period.

In Other MediaEdit

Microraptor appeared in Planet Dinosaur: episode 2, feathered dragons. It was shown hunting lizards and caught one before being attacked, by a larger avian dinosaurs, which in this case, was sinorthosaurus.