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Daemonosaurus

Caption: This rendering of Daemonosaurus chauliodus shows its size relative to an American quarter. The species name chauliodus is derived from the Greek word for “buck-toothed” and refers to the species’ big slanted front teeth.

Credit: Jeffrey Martz

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