Mosasaurus


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Mos`a`sau´rus


n.1.(Paleon.) A genus of extinct marine reptiles allied to the lizards, but having the body much elongated, and the limbs in the form of paddles. The first known species, nearly fifty feet in length, was discovered in Cretaceous beds near Maestricht, in the Netherlands.
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40pm ITV2 With a hybrid killer dino on the loose and a massive shark-eating mosasaurus lurking in the lagoon, this is the best Jurassic film in years.
With a growing collection of books and figures filling the family home, Mohammed is still waiting to get his hands on his favourite figure - a mosasaurus.
That's especially pronounced when compared with Jurassic World, which explicitly engages with the history of the subgenre and shifting audience expectations (most prominently when a mosasaurus gulps down a shark--as a snack
Matt Wild and his company Wild Creations created the life-sized Mosasaurus which has seen the lizard-like creature burst from the ground next to the London river while gobbling a great white shark.
Even though we don't get our first proper look at the park's scariest new attraction until a good 40 minutes in, there's plenty of eye candy to keep us busy, from the Velociraptors being trained by Owen to the spectacular Mosasaurus jumping from its aquarium to swallow lunch.
The initial thrill of Jurassic World is seeing the park finally open - kids can ride a baby triceratops, and in the waterpark visitors are awestruck as a mosasaurus leaps out of the water to munch on a dead shark.
Even though we don't get our first proper look at the park's scariest new attraction until 40 minutes in, there's plenty of eye candy to keep us busy, from the velociraptors being trained by Owen to the spectacular sight of the gigantic, crocodile-like mosasaurus jumping from its aquarium to swallow lunch.
At least five distinct taxa have been recognized on the basis of tooth features: Mosasaurus hoffmanni, Mosasaurus sp.
Otra familia fue la Mosasauridae, que tiene como parientes actuales al dragon de Comodo y al varano del Nilo; algunos ejemplos: el Tylosaurus, Globidens Clidastes, Platecarpus y el Mosasaurus.
Included are the 60-foot-long Mosasaurus hoffmanni, whose powerful jaws and teeth could crunch through the body of a giant sea turtle, and the Kronosaurus queenslandicus, which had a skull more than twice as long as that of T.
Most of these lizards were smaller than Pachyrhachis, though the best known of this group was the Mosasaurus, a huge sea monsters with jaws three-feet long.