Image: Dinosaur senses: smell

Dinosaur senses: smell

Diagram of dinosaur senses - smell.

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© Australian Museum

Notes

  • The olfactory lobes (part of the brain responsible for the sense of smell) were enlarged in some dinosaurs, indicating smell was an important sense.
  • The sense of smell was used to find plants or detect predators or possible mates.

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