Image: Albertosaurus attacking

Albertosaurus attacking

Albertosaurus attacking a hadrosaur.

Creator:
Michael Skrepnick
Rights:
© Michael Skrepnick

Notes

Some theropods like Albertosaurus (shown here attacking a hadrosaur) and Giganotosaurus possibly attacked with a 'bite and slice' technique rather than going for an outright kill. This may have helped them prey on large sauropods.

Additional information

Only to be used in context of Dinosaurs exhibition web content.

Last Updated:

Tags dinosaurs, attack, predators, theropods, hunting, catching, meat-eating, meat eaters, carnivores, carnivorous,