The Tyrant Lizards: The Tyrannosauridae

This site describes a group of huge carnivores that must have tyrannically ruled the land during the Cretaceous period. They are known as Tyrannosauridae. Members of this group are listed, including the well-known Tyrannosaurus rex. Their classification is described and links are provided for further study. In addition, information is provided on their movement and eating habits.

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Subject: Biology
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work
Grade Level: College Upper (15-16), College Lower (13-14), High School (9-12)
Focus on the Cretaceous: PaleontologyKeywords: Albertosaurus, Gorgosaurus, Daspletosaurus, Tarbosaurus