A tiny mystery dinosaur from New Mexico is officially T. rex’s cousin

It took decades to ID the 92-million-year-old tyrannosaur, newly named Suskityrannus hazelae

Suskityrannus hazelae

MISSING LINK  A newly identified dinosaur species called Suskityrannus hazelae (illustrated) offers a glimpse into the evolution of apex predators like Tyrannosaurus rex just before they got really big.  

Andrey Atuchin

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