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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP30 Jun 2012 9:07 p.m. PST

Or "beautiful feathered tyrant"
"…A 3,086-pound shaggy tyrannosaur was the world's largest known feathered animal -- living or extinct -- according to a paper in the latest issue of Nature.

The newly unearthed tyrannosaur, named Yutyrannus huali or "beautiful feathered tyrant," lived about 125 million years ago in northeastern China. The over 29-foot-long non-avian dinosaur, represented by three specimens, is considerably smaller than its infamous relative T. rex, but some 40 times the weight of the largest previously known feathered dinosaur, Beipiaosaurus…."

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It would be a beautifull miniature.

Hope you enjoy!.

Amicalement
Armand

rvandusen Supporting Member of TMP30 Jun 2012 9:10 p.m. PST

That would be one cool miniature. Thanks for posting

WarrenB01 Jul 2012 5:40 a.m. PST

On another forum, they might say 'morning colonel!'

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But it is a pretty amazing discovery.

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP01 Jul 2012 3:51 p.m. PST

Missed the thread.

Amicalement
Armand

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