Massive bulldog-faced dinosaur was like a T. rex on steroids

One of the world’s most dangerous prehistoric ecosystems just added another giant predator to its roster. In the Bahariya Formation, a famous fossil site in Egypt Sahara desertA team of Egyptian and American paleontologists recently discovered a giant fossil vertebra belonging to a newly described species of abelisaur carnivorous dinosaurs – a bipedal, carnivorous group that lived during the Cretaceous Period (145 million to 66 million years ago).

Like other abelisaurs, the newly discovered dinosaur had a shortened, bulldog-like face. And despite its fierce looks, this carnivore probably wasn’t the biggest and baddest boss to roam its turf.

https://www.livescience.com/bulldog-faced-abelisaurid-found-in-egypt Massive bulldog-faced dinosaur was like a T. rex on steroids

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