TYRANNOSAURUS

Pronounced

“tye-TAN-uh-SAWR-us”

 

Meaning

‘king of the tyrant lizards’

 

Habitat

Humid, semi tropical environments and open forests and coastal swamps.

Character

Baby T-Rex Dinosaurs may have been covered in fluffy feathers when they hatched only to lose them as they grew into the largest and most powerful meat eating dinosaur.  T-Rex and the iconic Triceratops were amongst the last dinosaurs to exist before the great extinction event of the Cretaceous period which brought the reign of the giant reptiles to an end.

Diet

Carnivore. A truly awesome predator with the strongest bite force of any animal that ever lived. May even have been cannibalistic.

TIME PERIOD

 Cretaceous (85 – 65 million years ago).

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