Appalachiosaurus (Greek for "Appalachia lizard"); pronounced ah-pah-LAY-chee-oh-SORE-us
montgomeriensis (for Montgomery County, Alabama)
Swamps of North America
Late Cretaceous (77 million years ago)
Size and Weight:
The discovered skeleton is estimated to be about 7m (23ft) long and weigh about 600kg (1300lbs) as a living animal!
Carnivore. It eats meat.