Scientists have discovered a new species of predatory dinosaurs

Ученые открыли новый вид хищных динозавров

Scientists have discovered a new species of tyrannosaurs

An animal of the species of tyrannosaurs reached 9 meters in length and 2.2 meters in height.

Scientists from Australia and the USA have discovered a new species of dinosaur of the species Tyrannosaurus, which was named Daspletosaurus horneri. About the discovery reported in the journal Scientific Reports, reports USA Today

The publication notes that the remains of a dinosaur paleontologists have discovered in Montana in the United States. Judging by the skeleton of the animal, he reached up to 2.2 meters in height and 9 meters in length.

On the front of the head was placed a protective layer of flat scales that had high tactile sensitivity. Scientists suggest that it was she who helped the dinosaurs to determine the victim’s whereabouts and capture prey.

However, the head was shaped the face of modern crocodiles.

According to experts, the animals lived in the period 66-100 million years ago.

View tyrannosaurs applies to large predators that lived in North America.

Earlier Корреспондент.net reported that scientists have discovered a trail of the largest living creatures known to science.