- Name Meaning: “Tyrant lizard”
- Habitat: Western North America
- Length: 40 ft12m
- Weight: 9 tons9,000 kg
- Stance: Biped
- Diet: Flesh and bone
- Age: Late Cretaceous, 68-66 million years ago
Among the largest carnivores to have ever stalked the planet, Tyrannosaurus was one fearsome dinosaur. Tyrannosaurus fossils have shown toothmarks that could have only been made by their own kind, though we’ve never seen a T. rex family feud at Jurassic World!
Did you know?
Tyrannosaurus could bite with a force of over 12,800 pounds5,800 kgs!