New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science

 

Tyrannosauripus


Tyrannosauripus
Footprint
Pronunciation: tie-ran-no-SORE-i-pus
Meaning: Tyrannosaur Foot
Image By: Spencer Lucas


This fossil is the only footprint known of Tyrannosaurus rex, discovered near Raton in Colfax County, New Mexico. This huge track is the largest known footprint of a meat-eating dinosaur.