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Apr
29th
2018

Paleo Profile: Southern Titan, Giganotosaurus · 7:23am Apr 29th, 2018

Foreword

You guys don't understand. How much of a clusterf#$@. This subject is. Good dear God, EVERYONE in the paleontology circles was collectively running about like rats in a ship over this for over a decade and it still hasn't cooled. If you so much as bring up some names in a group, you just lit off the kindle box. Storytime now for context.

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Jul
8th
2018

Paleo Profile: Didelphodon · 12:14am Jul 8th, 2018

  • Name Meaning: Two-Womb Tooth
  • Length: 12 inches
  • Weight: 11 Ib
  • Diet: Small lizards, insects and young dinosaurs
  • When: Late Cretaceous, Maastritchian
  • Location: North America

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Jul
6th
2018

Paleo Profile: Ankylosaurus · 9:36pm Jul 6th, 2018

  • Name Meaning: Fused Lizard
  • Length: 21 feet
  • Height 5-6 feet
  • Weight: 6 tons
  • Diet: Plants
  • When: Late Cretaceous, Maastrichtian
  • Location: Western North America

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Jul
6th
2018

Paleo Profile: Archeroraptor · 9:08pm Jul 6th, 2018

  • Name Meaning: Underworld Theif
  • Length: 6-10 feet
  • Height: 2-3 feet
  • Weight: 88 Ib.
  • Diet: Small animals, and sometimes mid-sized animals when hunting in packs
  • When: Late Cretaceous, Maastrichtian
  • Location: Western United States including Montana, North, and South Dakota

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Jul
24th
2018

Paleo Profile: Pachyrhinosaurus · 7:34pm Jul 24th, 2018


Name Meaning: Thick-Nosed Lizard
Length: 26 feet
Height: 7 feet
Weight: 4 tons
Diet: Plants
When: Late Cretaceous, Campanian-Maastrichtian
Location: Canada-Alaska

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Jul
7th
2018

Paleo Profile: Denversaurus · 9:03pm Jul 7th, 2018

  • Name Meaning: Denver Lizard
  • Length: 20 feet
  • Height: 5 feet
  • Weight: 3 tons
  • Diet: Plants
  • When: Late Cretaceous, Maastritchian
  • Location: Western North America

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Jul
18th
2018

Paleo Profile: Alamosaurus · 7:09pm Jul 18th, 2018


Name Meaning: Ojo Alamo Lizard
Length: 98 feet
Height: 52 feet
Weight: 70 tons
Diet: Leaves from trees
When: Late Cretaceous, Maastrichtian
Location: Southern North America

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Jul
17th
2018

Paleo Profile: Mosasaurus · 10:05pm Jul 17th, 2018


Name Meaning: Meuse Lizard
Length: 50 feet
Weight: 15 tons
Diet: Large fish, ammonites, sharks, turtles, and other aquatic creatures
When: Late Cretaceous, Maastrichtian
Location: North America and Europe

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Oct
7th
2018

Paleo Profile: Tarbosaurus · 9:26pm Oct 7th, 2018


Name Meaning: Alarming Lizard
Length: 39 feet
Height: 13 feet
Weight: 7 tons
Diet: Large dinosaurs including sauropods
When: Late Cretaceous, Maastrichtian
Location: Mongolia and some live in China

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Jul
16th
2018

Paleo Frofile: Ornithomimus · 5:49pm Jul 16th, 2018


Name Meaning: Ostrich Mimic
Length: 12 feet
Height: 7 feet
Weight: 370 Ib
Diet: Plants, insects, and other small animals,
When: Late Cretaceous, Maastrichtian
Location: Western North America

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Jul
6th
2018

Paleo Profile: Edmontosaurus · 9:24pm Jul 6th, 2018

  • Name Meaning: Edmonton Lizard
  • Length: 35 feet
  • Height: 12 feet
  • Weight: 4 tons
  • Diet: Plants
  • When: Late Cretaceous, Campanian-Maastritchian
  • Location: Western and Upper North America

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Jul
23rd
2018

Paleo Profile: Albertosaurus · 11:46pm Jul 23rd, 2018


Name Meaning: Alberta Lizard
Length: 30 feet
Height: 10 feet
Weight: 5 tons
Diet: Large or mid-sized dinosaurs
When: Late Cretaceous, Maastrichtian
Location: Southern/Middle part of Canada

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Jul
7th
2018

Paleo Profile: Anzu · 5:59pm Jul 7th, 2018

  • Name Meaning: AnzĂ», a feathered demon in ancient Mesopotamian mythology
  • Length: 10 feet
  • Height: 5 feet
  • Weight: 660 Ib
  • Diet: Plants, insects, and other small animals
  • When: Late Cretaceous, Maastrichtian
  • Location: North and South Dakota, United States

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Jul
17th
2018

Paleo Profile: Leptoceratops · 4:47pm Jul 17th, 2018


Name Meaning: Little-Horned Face
Length: 6-9 feet
Height: 2-3 feet
Weight: 150 and 440 lb
Diet: Plants
When: Late Cretaceous, Maastrichtian
Location: Western North America

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Jul
18th
2018

Paleo Profile: Pectinodon · 12:21am Jul 18th, 2018


Name Meaning: Comb Tooth
Length: 6 feet
Height: 3 feet
Weight: 110 Ib
Diet: Possibly plants, small mammals, lizards, insects, and sometimes medium-sized animals
When: Late Cretaceous, Maastrichtian
Location: Western North America

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Jul
18th
2018

Paleo Profile: Thescelosaurus · 3:27pm Jul 18th, 2018


Name Meaning: Wondrous Lizard
Length: 10 feet
Height: 4 feet
Weight: 198 Ib
Diet: Plants
When: Late Cretaceous, Maastritchian
Location: Western North America

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Jul
18th
2018

Paleo Profile: Triceratops · 3:54pm Jul 18th, 2018


Name Meaning: Three-Horned Face
Length: 30 feet
Height: 7 feet
Weight: 9 tons
Diet: Plants
When: Late Cretaceous, Maastrichtian
Location: Western North America

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Jul
18th
2018

Paleo Profile: Quetzalcoatlus · 6:53pm Jul 18th, 2018


Name Meaning: Allusion to the serpent god Quetzalcoatl
Height: 18 feet
Wingspan: 30 feet
Weight: 550 Ib
Diet: Large inland fish and other small animals including dinosaurs
When: Late Cretaceous, Maastrichtian
Location: North America

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Jul
7th
2018

Paleo Profile: Dakotaraptor · 6:24pm Jul 7th, 2018

  • Name Meaning: Dakota Theif
  • Length: 19-20 feet
  • Height: 5-6 feet
  • Weight: 1,000 Ib
  • Diet: Small and mid-sized animals, and sometimes larger animals when hunting in packs
  • When: Late Cretaceous, Maastrichtian

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Jul
31st
2018

Paleo Profile: Therizinosaurus · 12:56am Jul 31st, 2018


Name Meaning: Scythe Lizard
Length: 33 feet
Height: 18 feet
Weight: 5 tons
Diet: Plants
When: Late Cretaceous, Maastrichtian
Location: Mongolia, Asia

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