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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…."



Full article here.

And more here.

It would be a beautifull miniature.

Hope you enjoy!.


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

That would be one cool miniature. Thanks for posting

WarrenB Inactive Member01 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.


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