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** /Tyrannosaurus/ **

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/Tyrannosaurus/
Temporal range: Late Cretaceous, 68–66 Ma
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Tyrannosaurus Rex Holotype.jpg
Reconstruction of the type specimen (CM 9380) of the Tyrannosaurus at the
Carnegie Museum of Natural History
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
/Clade/: Dinosauria
Order: Saurischia
Suborder: Theropoda
Family: †Tyrannosauridae
Subfamily: †Tyrannosaurinae
Tribe: *†Tyrannosaurini*
Osborn, 1906
Genus: /*†Tyrannosaurus*/
Osborn, 1905
Type species
†/*Tyrannosaurus rex*/
Osborn, 1905
Synonyms
Genus synonymy

· /*Manospondylus*/
Cope, 1892
· /*Dynamosaurus*/
Osborn, 1905
· /Nanotyrannus/?
Bakker, Williams & Currie, 1988
· /*Stygivenator*/
Olshevsky, 1995
· /*Dinotyrannus*/
Olshevsky, 1995

Species synonymy

· /*Manospondylus gigas*/
Cope, 1892
· /Aublysodon amplus/?
Marsh, 1892
· /Deinodon amplus/?
(Marsh, 1892)
· /Manospondylus amplus/?
(Marsh, 1892)
· /Stygivenator amplus/?
(Marsh, 1892)
· /Tyrannosaurus amplus/?
(Marsh, 1892)
· /Aublysodon cristatus/?
Marsh, 1892
· /Deinodon cristatus/?
(Marsh, 1892)
· /Stygivenator cristatus/?
(Marsh, 1892)
· /*Dynamosaurus imperiosus*/
Osborn, 1905
· /*Tyrannosaurus imperiosus*/
(Osborn, 1905)
· /Gorgosaurus lancensis/?
Gilmore, 1946
· /Albertosaurus lancensis/?
(Gilmore, 1946)
· /Aublysodon lancensis/?
(Gilmore, 1946)
· /Deinodon lancensis/?
(Gilmore, 1946)
· /Nanotyrannus lancensis/?
(Gilmore, 1946)
· /*Stygivenator molnari*/
(Paul, 1988)
· /*Dinotyrannus megagracilis*/
Olshevsky, 1995

/*Tyrannosaurus*/ (/tɨˌrænəˈsɔrəs/ or
/taɪˌrænəˈsɔrəs/ ("tyrant lizard", from the Ancient
Greek /tyrannos/ (τύραννος), "tyrant", and /sauros/
(σαῦρος), "lizard"^[1])) is a genus of coelurosaurian
theropod dinosaur. The species /*Tyrannosaurus rex*/ (/rex/ meaning "king"
in Latin), commonly abbreviated to /T. rex/, is one of the most
well-represented of the large theropods. /Tyrannosaurus/ lived throughout
what is now western North America, on what was then an island continent
known as Laramidia. /Tyrannosaurus/ had


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