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However, Carcharodontosaurus is also related to Allosaurus, so it’s quite possible that this gigantic hunter might travel around in packs. If so, there can’t be a dinosaur alive that feels safe when a pack of Carcharodontosaurus is on the move, so watch out if you’re on their hunting grounds. 6 me tres (50 feet) Length 15 me ns) ilograms (7 to eight 6,350 k W f all? Food Meat st carnivore o e g ig B s re tu Special fea 44 Carnotaurus One of the stranger-looking dinosaurs, Carnotaurus was discovered in that fertile dino-hunting ground that is Patagonia, Argentina – home to some of the more remarkable dinosaur discoveries.

Frills and spills Bone beds The most striking feature of Chasmosaurus is its huge frill. It looks more impressive than it really is – in actual fact, it’s little more than a frame with skin stretched over it. This makes the frill quite weak and ineffective as a defence against attack. Palaeontologists think it might be used to impress females, or to make Chasmosaurus look more intimidating than it really is, or perhaps even to help regulate its body temperature. Chasmosaurus remains have been discovered in so-called bone beds – areas where lots of bodies of the same species of dinosaur have been found.

Frills and spills Bone beds The most striking feature of Chasmosaurus is its huge frill. It looks more impressive than it really is – in actual fact, it’s little more than a frame with skin stretched over it. This makes the frill quite weak and ineffective as a defence against attack. Palaeontologists think it might be used to impress females, or to make Chasmosaurus look more intimidating than it really is, or perhaps even to help regulate its body temperature. Chasmosaurus remains have been discovered in so-called bone beds – areas where lots of bodies of the same species of dinosaur have been found.

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