Fossil Clue Found To Epic Ancient Battle Between Huge Predators


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A 3D printed replica (blue) and teeth from ancient crocodile relatives found to have preyed on other huge predators

A buried tooth has rewritten our thinking about how the apex predators of the Triassic interacted. Modern clashes between crocodiles and lions have nothing on what occurred where land met sea more than 200 million years ago. This discovery could help explain a mystery of the era’s ecology.