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Late Miocene Caiman Had Strongest Jaws in History
The Purussaurus brasiliensis, as the caiman-like species is known, had a bite force of between 7 and 11.5 tonnes per square inch – a lot more than the bite force of the T-Rex, estimated to have been around 5.8 tonnes per square inch.
Huesos con historia
Hace 13 millones de años, cuando el hombre aún no pisaba la Tierra, un cocodrilo gigante llamado purussaurus habitaba las aguas pantanosas de nuestra selva. Era una criatura inmensa que medía 14 metros de largo y que tenía como plato predilecto a ...
Cá sấu Purussaurus - "Sát thủ" hung hãn bậc nhất lịch sử Trái Đất
Purussaurus là một chi của cá sấu Caiman, chúng có mặt trên Trái Đất cách đây 8 triệu năm. Chúng sống song hành cùng "chúa tể mặt đất" khủng long bạo chúa T-rex ở Nam Mỹ trong suốt kỷ nguyên Miocene. Hóa thạch quái vật Purussaurus tìm thấy gần ...
¿Sabes cómo evolucionaron los cocodrilos?
Más grande aún pudo ser el Purussaurus brasiliensis, una suerte de caimán gigantesco que hace ocho millones de años dominó las áreas acuáticas por las que hoy se extiende la cuenca del Amazonas. Con sus casi 15 metros de largo y sus 10 toneladas ...
Prehistoric caiman's bite 'twice as strong' as T-Rex's
A prehistoric caiman that lived in the Amazon region about eight million years ago had a bite twice as powerful as that of a Tyrannosaurus Rex, Brazilian scientists say.

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