New Dinosaur Species Discovered

Wed, 01/08/2014

Lindsay Zanno from the NC Museum of Natural Sciences announces the discovery of a new species of carnivorous dinosaur – one of the three largest ever discovered in North America – lived alongside and competed with small-bodied tyrannosaurs 98 million years ago. This newly discovered species, Siats meekerorum (pronounced see-atch), was the apex predator of its time, and kept tyrannosaurs from assuming top predator roles for millions of years. <read more>

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