T. rex's Long-Lost Relative

April 2006
Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;4/21/2006, Vol. 75 Issue 23, p3
Reports on the discovery of two dinosaur skeletons in China that are believed to be the oldest relatives of the dinosaur species Tyrannosaurus rex, as of April 2006. Name given to the newly discovered dinosaurs; Characteristics of the new species; Importance of the discovery for the study about the Tyrannosaurus family.


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