Saltopus ("jumpy leg") was long only 60 cm and had about 1 kilo. It was small but also very fast. It probably ate insects. It lived in late Triassic Scotland. 

In popular media

  • Popular youtuber Johntron briefly mentions the Saltopus in his Jurassic Park: The Lost World review (which was later taken off his youtube channel but has since been archived by fans).
  • The Saltopus is featured in Dougal Dixon's book Saltopus and other first dinosaurs.
Saltopus book


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