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Tyrannosaurus rex
Temporal range: Late Cretaceous, 67–65.5 Ma
Fossil Tyranausaurus Rex at the Royal Tyrell Museum, Alberta, Canada
Skeleton cast, Royal Tyrell Museum
Scientific classification Red Pencil Icon
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Clade: Archosauria
Family: Tyrannosauridae
Tribe: Tyrannosaurini
Osborn, 1906
Genus: Tyrannosaurus
Osborn, 1905
Species: T. rex
Binomial name
Tyrannosaurus rex
Osborn, 1905
Synonyms

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Other names

"King of the Dinosaurs", T. rex.


Description

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Behaviour

Diet

Tyrannosaurus rex was a carnivore, and so only ate meat.

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Reproduction

Distribution/habitat

Tyrannosaurus rex lived across what is now western North America.

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