silverboa:

The T. represents the shortened genus (Tyrannosauridae) and the rex is the species. Other tyrannosaurs include Tarbosaurus bataar and Gorgosaurus libratus. If these theropods weren’t individually named, we would be calling them Tyrannosaurus bataar and Tyrannosaurus libratus!

Learn to scientifically label, people. Rexy doesn’t like his name spelled wrong!

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