Daspletosaurus
"Daspletosaurus"
2002
Illustration board
5"x9"

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Essay

Daspletosaurus was a cousin of Tyrannosaurus rex. It was smaller than a full-grown T-rex but probably quicker and fiercer.

Vital Statistics

Genus Name: Daspletosaurus ("frightful flesh-eating lizard")
Type Species: * D. torosus (D. A. Russell, 1970)
Length: 30 feet (9 meters)
Weight: 2-3 tons
Time: 75 million years ago (Late Cretaceous)
Place: Alberta (Canada), Montana
Diet: meat-eater (carnivore)


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