T. rex tooth: Hunter-scavenger debate may be solved by broken-off fossil.

Broken-Off Tooth May Prove the T. Rex Was a Hunting Predator

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July 16 2013 5:07 PM

Broken-Off Tooth May Prove the T. Rex Was a Hunting Predator (VIDEO)

A stray tooth found in a fossil provides some of the most convincing evidence that T. Rex was a predator that hunted live prey rather than a scavenger that fed off of already dead animals.

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