General Discussion You Did Not Mess With the Stegosaur

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You Did Not Mess With the Stegosaur

Stegosaurs were plant eaters, but they were far from the passive victims of predatory dinosaurs. Scientists have recently uncovered fossil evidence of one allosaur who got too close to a stegosaur's unusually flexible spiked tail and didn't live to regret it. At least not long.

The scientists say the stegosaur's tail made a tell-tale conical wound near the allosaur's pubis bone, causing an infection that probably killed the predator.

"A massive infection ate away a baseball-sized sector of...
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