|Type:||Meat eater, killer/predator|
|Lived When:||Early to Middle Cretaceous period, 125 million years ago|
|Height:||8 feet tall|
|Length:||32 feet long|
|Weapons:||Its huge nearly 1-foot long claws|
|Diet:||Fish and plant eating dinosaurs such as the iguanadon|
|Habitat:||Fossils of Baryonyx have been found in England and Europe|
|Interesting Facts:||Baryonyx is the only known dinosaur to have eaten fish. It had long, narrow, crocodile-like jaws with 96 small, serrated (like saw blades) teeth. There were 64 on the bottom and 32 larger ones on top. This is a lot of teeth!
Baryonyx may have waded into streams and rivers to catch fish, like bears do today.
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True or False: The Baryonyx is the only known dinosaur to eat fish.
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