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Tyrannosaur Was Key to the Rise of Giant Meat-Eaters A partial skull found in Alberta helps put a timer on when the ‘tyrant lizards’ got big

...“The new material is very incomplete and the differences between Thanatotheristes and Daspletosaurus are relatively subtle,” says Royal Ontario Museum paleontologist David Evans, ...

It's one partial skull. I think I'll hold off on my excitement for a bit.

20 posted on 02/13/2020 3:42:32 AM PST by mewzilla (Break out the mustard seeds.)
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Yeah all these variants of dinos seem to me to be paleontologists trying to get some cred.


22 posted on 02/13/2020 4:02:55 AM PST by xp38
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