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paleoillustration: Phorusrhacos “Terror bird” by Antarctic Spring. The Phorusrhacids are one of my favorite extinct bird families.

Natural History Museum Signage | Part III on RISD Portfolios | Beth Zaiken

Design and Illustration for extinct, prehistoric animal specimens and fossils, natural history museum signage.

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Sinomegaceros pachyosteus by ~RomanYevseyev Deer can be surprisingly dangerous as it is. I'm tempted to have the PCs-- next time they run out of food-- pass near some does that are large but not otherwise unusual. And then have the stag bust out.

Giant Extinct Mammals | Extinct) Giant Echidna (Zaglossus hacketti) {!--큰바늘두더지 ...

Art illustration - Prehistoric Mammals - zaglossus hacketti: is an extinct species of long-beaked echidna known only to a few fossil bones from Western Australia and dated in the Upper Pleistocene, originally discovered in 1914 by Ludwig Glauert.

Australopithecus afarensis by Kennis & Kennis Reconstructions

Australopithecus afarensis - AL 288 - "Lucy" - reconstruction by Kennis & Kennis

Gigantoraptor by Raúl Martín Size and Weight: About 25 feet long and 2 tons

Gigantoraptor by Raúl Martín : Classification Règne Animalia Classe Reptilia Ordre Saurischia Sous-ordre Theropoda Super-famille † Oviraptorosauria Famille † Caenagnathidae

Chapalmalania altaefrontis and orthognatha,  Late Pliocene (5,8 - 1,8 Ma) South American procyonid

Chapalmalania altaefrontis and orthognatha, Late Pliocene - Ma) South American procyonid


A Mouth I Can't Stop Thinking About

Platybelodon by Tomasz Jedrzejowski: “Platybelodon ("flat-spear tusk”) was previously believed to have fed in the swampy areas of grassy savannas using its teeth to shovel up aquatic and semi-aquatic.