Explore the introduction of a new genus of dinosaurs in the ARK Survival Evolved game now! It’s time for you to meet Compsognathus living in the late Jurassic period, about 155-145 million years ago. This genus means “pretty jaw”, it is a carnivore catching and eating the small animals such as insects and lizards. The fossils of the Compsognathus were founded in Germany, France and Europe. It has the size of the chicken and is one of the smallest dinosaurs. It had long thin legs, pointed head, sharp teeth and flexible neck.