The AP has reported that the whisker-snouted sturgeon – a 300 pound fish that look like a cross between a catfish and a shark, and managed to survive whatever cataclysm befell the dinosaurs — has now seemingly met its match in the human race, as the endangered species now struggles against habitat destruction and overfishing.
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This bipedal, semi-aquatic carnivore has terrorized villages around Papua New Guinea’s Lake Murray since 1999, and has been compared to the notorious Cretaceous era predator known as the Tyrannosaurus-rex.
This bizarre, armor plated, club tailed creature is said to dwell deep within the virtually impenetrable jungles of Western Africa… and there are some who believe that it is a 21st century example of a living, breathing dinosaur!
Scientific American recorded that a specimen of this sauropod was allegedly killed and preserved by order of the President of Bolivia in he late 1800s. Since then this colossal dinosaur has been reported in numerous nations throughout the Amazon Basin.
Known as the “overwhelmer of boats,” encounters with these large, leathery beasts have lead many eyewitnesses to speculate that that there may still be a relic population of pterosaurs still living in Eastern Africa
There are many who believe that this notorious “Killer of Elephants” is a modern day version of the famed horned saurian known as the triceratops.