utahraptor


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Noun1.utahraptor - large (20-ft) and swift carnivorous dinosaur having an upright slashing claw 15 inches long on each hind foot; early Cretaceous
maniraptor - advanced carnivorous theropod
genus Utahraptor - advanced bipedal carnivorous dinosaur
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Utahraptor: While holding prey in its mouth, this dinosaur would use killer claws to slash its victims.
Utahraptor: While holding prey in its mouth, this dinosaur would use killing claws on its feet to slash its prey.
Dinosaur Afternoon Tea A roarsome afternoon of Jurassic fun on Wednesday at New House Hotel as a dino-themed afternoon tea will see an appearance from baby dinosaurs, a live egg hatch, and Ronnie the T-Rex and Rita the Utahraptor will be dropping by.
Caption: - Creation Museum Model of an Utahraptor on display at the Creation Musueum in Petersburg, Kentucky
There was the Plateosaurus and Liliensternus from the Triassic period, the Stegosaurus and Allosaurus from the Jurassic period and Torosaurus and Utahraptor from the Cretaceous era.
The show includes the Tyrannosaurus Rex, the terror of the ancient terrain, as well as the Plateosaurus and Liliensternus from the Triassic period, the Stegosaurus and Allosaurus from the Jurassic period and Torosaurus and Utahraptor from the awesome Cretaceous period.
Scott Madsen, who specializes in this sort of fossil preparation, told International Business Times that the Utahraptor dinosaurs trapped in the sandstone range from adults the size of a full-grown human to babies that are roughly the size of a chicken.
The Next Adventure features 23 life-like robotic dinosaurs, including the carnivorous Giganotosaurus, Utahraptor with his curved claws and feathery limbs, Baryonyx - one of the very few dinosaurs whose diet consisted solely of fish, and the gentle giant, the plant eating Brachiosaurus.
The collection now also includes an impressive three-metre-high utahraptor, a baby camarasaurus and a huge pterodactyl with a two-metre wingspan.
The Iguanodon, Utahraptor, Styracosaurus and Allosaurus are settling into their new home at Tenby Dinosaur Park after travelling 5,000 miles from Zigong City in China.
Answers: IGUANODON, APATOSAURUS, UTAHRAPTOR, ALLOSAURUS, SEISMOSAURUS, STEGOSAURUS, TYRANNOSAURUS REX, PARASAUROLOPHUS, GIGANOTOSAURUS, ANKYLOSAURUS, TRICERATOPS, SPINOSAURUS
Set in the foothills overlooking Salt Lake City, the two-year-old, copper-wrapped museum shows off Utahceratops, Utahraptor, and other local residents from 100 million years ago.