velociraptor


Statues on the side of the road in Amsterdam.

If you look at this one most people will think – I know that one – it’s a velociraptor. Actually it is not true a velocirator looks quite different (check here for more information).

In movies like Jurassic Park the size of the velociraptor was increased quite substantially and were modelled after the Deinonychus … – that name was not catchy enough though for Hollywood.

And again one thing I learned while doing research for a post πŸ˜‰ …

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