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Title: <b>Familiar Fossils</b>- Sensational Sue: Queen of Dinosaurs
Issue Date: Mar-2011
Publisher: NISCAIR-CSIR, India
Abstract: TYRANT lizard king. That is the meaning of the name <i>Tyrannosaurus rex, </i>which everyone knows, as flesh-eating dinosaur. It is now, thankfully, quite extinct. <i><span style="font-size:10.0pt;line-height:115%;font-family:" times="" new="" roman","serif";="" mso-fareast-font-family:calibri;mso-fareast-theme-font:minor-latin;color:#231f20;="" mso-ansi-language:en-in;mso-fareast-language:en-us;mso-bidi-language:ar-sa"="">T. rex </span></i><span style="font-size:10.0pt;line-height:115%;font-family:" times="" new="" roman","serif";="" mso-fareast-font-family:calibri;mso-fareast-theme-font:minor-latin;color:#231f20;="" mso-ansi-language:en-in;mso-fareast-language:en-us;mso-bidi-language:ar-sa"="">as it is familiarly called has been described thus by Roy Chapman Andrews, “<i>When erect on his two hind limbs, he was 18 ft </i>(5.5 m) <i>high. The small forelimbs were equipped with large talons. The great mouth opened a yard wide and was armed with double-edged dagger like teeth six inches </i>(15cm) <i>long. Its food was the flesh of other dinosaurs.”</i></span>
Description: 53
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/123456789/11172
ISSN: 0036-8512
Appears in Collections:SR Vol.48(03) [March 2011]

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