New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science



Pronunciation: sore-o-FAG-uh-naks
Meaning: King of the reptile eaters
Size: 40 feet/12 meters
Image By: Isaac T Valdez

Fossils of Saurophaganax are very rare. This is the only one known from New Mexico. The Saurophaganax's weapons are its long sharp teeth, powerful body and strong neck.