Raptorex was a carnivore. It lived in the Cretaceous period and inhabited Asia. Its fossils have been found in places such as Hebei (China).

Quick facts about Raptorex:

  • Existed from 129.4 million years ago to Aptian Age
  • Lived in a terrestrial habitat
  • Was a carnivore
  • Reproduced by laying eggs
  • Only one specimen has been found by paleontologists

All the Raptorex illustrations below were collected from the internet. Enjoy and explore:

Raptorex was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • P. C. Sereno and L. Tan. 2009. Tyrannosaurid skeletal design first evolved at small body size. Science