#palaeobiology

  1. Massive skull of prehistoric sea monster that was the 'ultimate killing machine' discovered in UK

    The formidable fossil, found in Dorset, is almost seven feet long. It belonged to a pliosaur, an extinct marine reptile that terrorized the oceans from the earliest Jurassic to early Late periods, approximately 150 million years ago. The skull has 130 long and razor-sharp teeth