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Extinct animals you're glad are all dead
i'll start
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>>2321103
>that long-ass bottom jaw for no reason
no wonder it's extinct
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>>2321103
I'll do you one better, something like your picture never even existed to begin with.

>>2321105
It didn't have a jaw like that.

http://phenomena.nationalgeographic.com/2013/02/26/buzzsaw-jaw-helicoprion-was-a-freaky-ratfish/
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>>2321103
straight white males
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>>2321144
honestly thats more frightening
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>>2321103
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>>2321144
When's that new Ray Troll and the Ratfish Wranglers album dropping tho?
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>>2321103
That's not an animal you dipshit
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>>2321629
wtf man
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>>2321745
Jesus fuck! I did not know that that existed!

Don't you know that modern primates rape women in third world countries?!
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>>2321761
Stop with the Sweden jokes already.
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>>2321788
Pretty sure that was a Brazil joke.
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>>2321745

Baboons as they currently exist are some the nastiest, most violent motherfuckers on the planet already

I can't imagine having to deal with ine that big
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Dunkleosteus
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Fuckers are just ugly.
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>>2321745
Jesus fuck.
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>>2321745

jesus christ that thing will tear you to shreds
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>>2321103
I hate this thing.
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>>2326355
Imagine they put their sick mouth flaps over your whole torso and moved them around.
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>>2326441
This fish is just screaming LUL
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>>2321103
Is there any huge database of extinct species?

I would like to shitpost here but I don't find anything cool-desu
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>>2326490
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lists_of_extinct_animals
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Im glad these monsters are extinct.
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>>2326532
That's fucking hilarious!
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>>2321591
This looks familiar
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>>2321103
Entelodonts are unholy pig beasts that should have stayed in whatever cavern they crawled out of
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>>2326490
Just look up a list of every animal on Earth. The ones not on that list are extinct.
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>>2321745
oh fuck it's blangonga
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>>2321103
>clicking a bunch of top 10 videos
>come across some autistic kids video on extinct animals
>learn about some giant ass lizard from Australia

Was worth the watch desu, annoying ass voice though
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8zcZ9hd9DE0
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>>2327347
We should just sink Australia before anything similar has a chance to evolve
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ZOO TYCOON 2 extinced animuls
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>>2321103
The motherfucking Titanoboa, man.
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>>2321629
Too soon
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Arthropleura
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>>2321144
Jesus christ
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>>2327854
Fuck! A dragon?
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>>2321103
Megatherium, I found it in Zoo Tycoon 2 DLC
I'm scared shitless of this thing
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That one big fucking evil fish with the 4 flippers or that land hunter with the long square face full of teeth
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>>2325104
Yeah fuck that thing
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>>2321629
too soon anon !
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>>2321629
fuck you!
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Any of the terrorbirds.

Fucking Cassowaries are already horrific killers and they're not even predatory.
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>>2321745

Come on guys, our ancestors almost certainly killed the shit out of these fuckers. At the very least, we took their resources and living space.
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>>2328237
I am sad it is dead. THey are cool
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>>2321761
>modern ape

You're a modern ape too anon, don't act like you aren't only a few chromosomes removed from knuckle walking.
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>>2328231
A subspecies of Homo sapiens, his diet included Skittles and Arizona Ice Tea.
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>>2328512
And they worst part is that they're sloths
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Megaladon. Huuuuge shark

Eeeeeeeeereeerrgrhgghg
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>>2328558
haha not so fast bub
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Gigantopithecus
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>>2326412
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>>2321103
Cave Hyena
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Those giant prehistoric centipedes

Probably ate me alive in a past life which is why I'm irrationally afraid of them.
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>>2330973
fuck those things, I remember watching an episode of lost tapes where two people were attacked by like 3 if those things in a jungle, and one guy hacked one into pieces with his machete and it was fucking twitching, nightmare fuel for life
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>>2331112
same fagging here for a sec, my brother told me a centipede got into his room when he lived in Mexico, and several sprays of bug spray wasn't killing it, so he had to sweep it outside, cover it in lighter fluid and then cut it in half with a machete, fuck centipedes in all forms, the next fallout game will probably have them in rad form and it'll be horrifying
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>>2330956
What's the difference between those and the hyenas we have today?
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>>2329036
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your mom? fuck you bitch
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>>2331143
sup my nigga
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>>2331113

you shouldn't play the king kong game then.
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>>2331134
bigger
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>>2321629
Sleep tight puppy
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>>2326532
Damn, this thing is like 10 years old already
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>>2328578
underrated post
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>>2321629
I worked with the owner. Guys a dick.
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>>2321745
holy shit its an oozaru
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>>2328231
Please stop, you're making people racist with this crap. And more than you might think. Its not a joke.
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>>2321103
Short-faced bears. Apparently they could stand up to 12 feet tall on their hind legs, and weighed over a ton.
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>>2332610
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>>2332250
I bet. a self righteous e-celeb little fag with his little faggy dog that never shuts up
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>>2328558
mosasaurs>meme shark
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>>2329036
>blacki

>>2331112
>>2331113
fuck off those were MILLIPEDES for one, and they ate rotting leaves. they're called arthropleura
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>>2325104
I think they looked cool as fuck
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>>2327854
I'm sad they're no longer around
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>>2328237
>>2328545
some believe they were opportunistic predators
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>>2326635
>7 feet at the shoulder
>1000 lbs

Fucking horrifying
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>Nobody can even agree what to classify this fucking thing as
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Anyone with an interest in extinct animals should definitely check out Cage of Eden. Decent story and TONS of info on extinct creature
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>>2326355
This makes me uncomfortable
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>>2332606
So you're saying it's working?

Keep it up boys.
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>>2333558
Is that a Star Control 2 alien?
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>>2333558
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>>2333558
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What was the biggest animal, and biggest ocean dweller to exsist?
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>>2333690
>was

laughingbaleens.jpg
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Most of these are just God going "scratch that" and "wtf was I thinking"
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>>2333692
damn so blue whales are the largest ever? thats dissapointing.
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>>2332250
Deathtrips is so funny tho. His paradigm shift video is hilarious.
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>>2321103
baiji
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>>2333699
It's also the heaviest
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>>2333759
i kind of want to fight a blue whale
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>>2333765
That's a fight you would lose
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>>2326635
hell pigs are fucking terrifying. imagine taking a pleasant forest stroll and running into one of those eating a deer
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>>2333558
looks like it was made in spore
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>>2333808
Pacific islander can take down a sperm whale on rafts with hand thrown harpoons. And sperm whales are a helluva lot meaner and can dive a helluva lot deeper than a blue
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>>2333831
yeah, but does the whale get to bring its own harpoon?
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>>2333561
the ending kills it for me

sad this manga was canned
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>>2333808
not if we fought on land
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>>2333912
How are you going to get a blue whale to beach
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>>2333880
Is that why it felt so rushed at the end?
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>>2333947
who said a beach?
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>>2326441
>Giant basking shark

ehh. probably harmless.

and derpy looking.
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>>2327854
>the Midgar Zolom probably existed IRL

*BETA INTENSIFIES*
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>>2321745
>*gets closer to the microphone*
>The mountain lion will fuck you up dude. Just a small mountain lion, 80 pound mountain lion will fuck you up.
>But a siberian tiger will fuck you up in ways you couldn't even imagine.
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this fucker right here

>but anon that's a Barosaurus

damn straight it is

and there is a isolated neck vertebra that when restored gives the neck a length of 17 m.

to put that into perspective the neck alone is 5m longer than Giraffatitan was tall.

This thing had a neck longer than the original Brachiosaurus was tall
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>>2333759
>predator X

isn't that from half life?
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>>2321103

Have to love the million theories for how the Helicoprion was put together. My personal favorite is the spike tongue.
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>>2326355
Lmfao Imagine the sound it makes
>your walking though the woods
>move shrubs out of the way revealing pristine pond
>you hear underbrush move as large feet pound the earth

> "HEEEEUUUHHHH"

>you swivel to see a elephant that thinks its some sort of flaccid duck-faced shitdick
>it gets closer to you

>"Heeeuhhhhhh"
>its weird mouth flaps flop around like a nigger drinking cool aid
>"Heeuughh flop flop heeeueuuuhhh"
>Congratulations you have a new animal companion
Pic related is mine
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>>2334807
>bumps mic
>Bro a chimpanzee will fucking destroy a grown man
>they stand on your chest -
>takes pot hit
>they stand on your chest and rip out their organs bro.. their fucking evil
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>>2335474
(a) looks like an awkward nerd. I would bully that shark-thing.

>>2335491
Well memed
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>>2321745
They'd be called werewolves if they were still around.
WE MUST BURN THEM ALL, DUES VAULT!
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>>2335533
>triple dubs
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>>2328237
Zoo Tycoon never actually called it Megatherium and it looked retarded as hell desu. ZT1 > ZT2
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>>2331135
>*blocks your path*
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>>2328507
unlikely, intelligence means jack shit when everything is around your size and wants to eat you. Proto humans probably were apart of the food chain until the bottle neck occured
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>>2336134
yep, it's pretty common to find fossils of human ancestors that were killed and eaten by other animals.

I recall one skull of a child that had been dragged off by his head by a jaguar.

pic related was killed and eaten by an eagle.
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>>2331113
>cover it in lighter fluid
>then cut it in half with a machete
your brother isn't the smartest guy around the block, is he?
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https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/0/06/MawsoniaDB16.jpg
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>>2336134
Lol humans still find themselves as part of the food chain from time to time, esp. children.

We all revert back to decomposers in the end and become fuel for trophic level 1 regardless.
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>>2332898
we still have bears that size, Anon. Protip: don't go to Alaska or Canada
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>>2333558
Nature was a mistake
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>>2336117
I think there's a decent mod out there somewhere that gives it a much better model.
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>>2336568
>7 meter long terrestrial crocodile that can chase prey down like a bear
Saurosuchus, prestosuchus, Postosuchus, Baurosuchus and all those other terrestrial pseudosuchi can fuck off
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>>2321629
Two soon
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>>2333831
That's not why you can't. Blue Whales couldn't even be hunted because they were too goddamn big and fast. They would destroy ships because they were too fucking huge. It wasn't until we got propellers that we could actually whale them.
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brutal fucker. just look at the beak
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>>2336810
Its ass looks like a lemon 0_0
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>>2336918

Pardon me while I give myself a (you)
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>>2333759
It is also proof of god
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>>2321629
DELET THIS
NOW!
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>>2333558
>>2336468
I think it's cute somehow
a bit like an ocarina
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>>2321403
but they're not extinct
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>>2332606
>>2333571
It's okay, trump voters made me racist against white males. I used to sympathize. Now I know everything they said was lies to get their own way.
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>>2333561
i second this
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>>2327347
Well it's from Australia
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>>2336918
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>>2336918
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>>2335725
>>2335533
impressive tripple dubs
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>>2326635
>entel dont
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>>2336918
wud de fug :DDD
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>>2327854
Im relaly glad you got the authors permission before posting.
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>>2335491
my fucking sides
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>>2333571
Please keep politics in the containment board. Thanks.
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>>2336918
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>>2326355
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>>2336918

You
Sick
Fuck

What a brilliant idea
Its like sucking your own cock
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>>2335417
its real name is Pliosaurus funkie it was named years ago i dont know why people continue to call it that.. never understood the hype Pliosaurus rossicus and P. macromerus where just as large
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>>2321103
Fuck you guys and fuck this thread. All animals are sick as fuck even if they're crazy deadly.
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>>2333759
i dont know how but the baleen whales are cheating somehow
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>>2337380
>Oh herro prease. You wrikey the flied lice?
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>>2333759
Blue whale is a fatty
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>>2330956
>>2331236
>>2331134
we need to go bigger
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>>2321103
inch long dino fleas
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>>2321745
Fuck man, baboons are some violent motherfuckers already that can fuck you up really bad, imagine what a baboon that size could do
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>>2321629
TOO SOON
DELET
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>>2336468
Imagine it clamping onto your benis.
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>>2333759
>>2337514
There are a few anomalies in the fossil record that may suggest creatures of god-like proportion. For example, say hello to our friend from down under that was scaled up from a footprint.
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>>2336918
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>>2337545
theres also that apparently blue whale sized triassic ichthyosaur from new zealand that was lost... but im skeptical of these "lost giants" and footprints
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>>2337550
Ichtyosaurs reached a maximum of 16 meters, still big but not blue whale size
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I would never go in the water
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>>2337544
I imagine it would be extremely painful
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>>2336918
this board's far, far too slow to be impressed
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>>2326441
"AAAAAA!!!!!!!"
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>>2332898
Yeah, mate, bears that weigh 1000kg still exist.
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>>2337552
this "lost" New zealand Ichthyosaur is apparently very large a lot of people saying it was twice Shonisaurus's size
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Just look at this bastard.
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>>2337735
sorry to break this to ya...
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>>2333699
Yep.

I don't see a reason to be upset about that though. It's probably one of the few record setting "most ____" things in natures history that we actually get to see for real instead of just speculate through fossils.
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>>2337744
still holding out for a creature slightly larger then the blue whale.... yep any day now
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>>2326635
Unironically turks
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>>2328237
Fuck you those were actually pretty cool
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>>2329036
Nah i like yeti
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>>2331134
None, its just that it lived in europe
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>>2337640
>he says as countless replies before him are impressed
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>>2333558
You just made this up in Spore, didnt you?
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>>2337625
for you
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>>2337734
Could I get a source? Not saying I don't believe you but I want to read about it myself.
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>>2337744
>>2337747
See>>2337545
I would bet that there have been larger creatures that have come before, the fossil record is far too scant to decisively say that the Blue Whale is the biggest ever.
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>>2321403
Social Justice Warriors will go extinct when the nuclear bombs go off in cities, eradicating their slimy shit face grins from the universe.
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>>2326355
>>2321103
>>2321591
>>2326635


Why do prehistoric animals have such retarded designs?
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>>2333558
>Ikteros Submarinus
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>>2337898
God was still practicing
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>>2321144
Thank you based anon
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>>2326441
derp
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>>2330973
They're millipedes, senpai.
Learn the difference.
(millipedes are bros)
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>>2336918
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>>2335533
TRIP DUBS
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>>2337625
It's a small, uh, fish?
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>>2337739
harmless detritivore that lived like a millipede
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>>2321144
scientist in such a damn hurry to get a cool dino for themselves they fuck it up and mix bones and shit
get your shit together scientist, this is why i like watching the deep sea livestreams
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>>2336986
Stupid star wars special edition
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>>2338364
>deep sea livestreams

Which ones, and where?
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>>2337124
>It's okay, trump voters made me racist against white males
>man fuck these people voting for their group interests, its ok when literally every other race does it though
enjoy your red rust belt
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>>2337898
Paleontologists are shitty artists and good artists are shitty paleontologists.

Good prehistoric art is riddled with inaccuracy and accurate prehistoric art is shit.
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>>2321629
Well played
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>>2337554
>living scythe
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>>2337738
That'd still be something I wouldn't want to be anywhere near to
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>>2338686
>>2337887
>tiggered drumpflings
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>>2336918
auto(you)ttio
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>>2325104
>no liking gigant armored fish

C'mon, that is cool as fuck.
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>>2326544
cant unseen!
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>>2321745
>Dire Baboon
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>>2337735
>>2337738
They have those things in ARK, but they are about three times as big as they use to be.

They jump, grab you, and drag you into the water. It's pretty neat. I fucking hate it.
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>>2337898
Go back to /vp/
No need to start a real-life counterpart of a genwar
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>>2326441
AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA
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>>2335533
HOLY SHIT NIGGA
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>>2337735
ive seriously got a problem now
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>>2331134
>>2337788
Their presence in Siberia significantly delayed human migration to the Americas.
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>>2337735
TALL CROC
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>>2339862
http://emerituscollege.asu.edu/sites/default/files/ecdw/EVoice1/n1%20Turner.htm

>The inverse relationship between hyenas and human remains leads us to hypothesis that the number of Siberian humans may have been held down by hyena and other carnivore predation, as well as by cold climate and patchy food resources in the steppe and forest-steppe eco-systems. Just as there are hyena attacks on children and elderly adults today in Africa and India, so must have been their predatory behavior during the Ice Age. Toddlers wandering away from camp would have made easy pickings for a packing of prowling Siberian hyenas. Opportunistic predation would have been an added measure of human population control that would have slowed down the natural expansion northward of a growing population. There is very little evidence of human presence north of the Arctic Circle until the very end of the Ice Age.
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>>2337554
>ywn eat boiled anomalocaris
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I REALLY want a trilobite for a pet life on earth has been meaningless ever since its rightful owners have gone extinct
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>>2321629

DELET THIS
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>>2333558
*HAPPY CAMPERS*
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>>2328507
Our ancestors were fucking jacked, I bet they could fight one of today's lions with just a makeshift dagger
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>>2331134
They lived in caves
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>>2340540
Omg you watched it too
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>>2321629
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>>2338856
One species stuck around in Australia until 40,000 years ago when the abbos showed up and started lighting everything on fire. A possibly arboreal relative survived on New Caledonia and Vanuatu until polynesians arrived within the last few thousand years
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>>2326355
>>2325104
>>2326441
>>2327854
>>2328237
>>2328558
>>2329036
How come everything used to be so BIG?
>>2333759 being the only exception
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>>2340777
bigger things fossilize/preserve better, our view of the past is very skewed towards big animals
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>>2340777
Most fossils on Earth are in fact very very tiny. So tiny you can't see them without a microscope. Diatomaceous earth is an example of fossil remains we grind up and use for various purposes of our own. Rocks like slate, chert, radiolarite, stromatolites etc. were formed predominantly by microorganisms. Modern scientists use a nanometers fine sieve or centrifugal separation to analyze these fossils, usually through SEM.

Some of these microfossils, typically from earlier periods, bear little resemblance to any modern form of life on earth.
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>>2340777
We're living during an extinction event. Most giant megafauna went extinct in the first phase as humans spread around the world, with only Africa being mostly spared due to them evolving alongside us.
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>>2321103
>Meanwhile in another universe
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>>2333561
>cageofedeninanutshell.jpg
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>>2326412
pull that up jamie
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>>2326355
Bit of a silent hill vibe going on with this one.
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>>2325104
thats some digimon level design here
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>>2333558
That's some Spore shit right there
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Me

Lenny the burger
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>>2336918
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>>2340891
I remember reading about this years ago, I'm curious as to what the next era will be like.
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>>2321745
Reminder that baboons are the closest species to us genetically
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>>2341196
You're thinking of bonobos, baboons are monkey not apes.
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>>2327347
>Anonymous
What makes it worse, The Flores-men lived in that region, imagine running into this thing and you are a 3 foot tall proto-man.
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>>2340672
based abbos
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>>2341905
>homo erectus's hair made a height difference
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>>2336921
Props, great movie
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>>2321103
OP's mom
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>>2328507
this
>>2336134
nah, long pointy sticks changed the 1v1 game;
organized tribe walls of pointy sticks changed us VS. existence
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>>2333765
>>2333808
>>2333831
>>2333912
>>2333947
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>>2342073
thats fucking horrifying
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>>2336918
Ebic
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>>2337738
>croclets
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>>2321403
/pol reporting
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>>2332606
Racism is a joke

It's not real once you're older than 13

Past that age, it's simply an excuse people use for their own failures.
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>>2336918
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>>2342011
i lost my shit at this
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>>2337117
>Straight
>White
>Male
Pick two, you can't have all three
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>>2343301
Yeah. The whole "whitey be keeping me down" is a pretty shit excuse for people to use.
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>>2336810
Glad their dead
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>>2341161
Theres actually a pokemon that looks almost the same as that
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>>2340777
Regarding land animals, there was a period with very high oxygen atmosphere which allowed bigger animals to exist. Especially the giant insects who take in oxygen passively without lungs.

In more recent times the last ice age killed off a lot of big mammals.
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>>2343530
That is simply not true. The largest flying insect existed at a time when oxygen was lower than today, the largest ever land living arthropod existed at a time when oxygen was the same as today.
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>>2340315

Get a horseshoe crab.
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>>2343505
If you're talking about relicanth, that's due to the fact is was based off a real life fish that was long thought to be extinct but was discovered to still be alive, the coelacanth.
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>>2343541
Source? I've only ever heard of the largest creatures existing during eras with high oxygen concentrations.
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the sabertooth are fucking scary
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>>2343614
They look cool.
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>>2335474
shnork
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>>2337545
Spinosaurus likely walked on all fours and was probably semi-aquatic.
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>>2343715
pleb tier animals
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>>2343752
I know. That pic is much older than the new Spinosaur reconstructions. Not only that but while Spino legs were very short, they still likely walked on 2 legs as there is no way in hell there knuckles could withstand the pressure.
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>>2337554

just looks like a giant brine shrimp . they were probably delicious
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>>2321629
Kys gabe is with kek now
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>>2326532
6 keks
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>>2331112
>>2331113
Yeah man, I'm in Australia, was cleaning out my camping gear when one around 20cm crawled out of my tent & onto the driveway. I cut off its head with a stick and the back end if it crawled down a crack to safety. It was weird as fuck.
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>>2321629
FUCK OFF
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>>2340657
I doubt that. If they could, then lions would be as dead and gone as mammoths.
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>>2338928
Top kek
Don't know why but his made me laugh. Some up and coming fantasy writer should include them in the lore they make. Make for some fearsome fodder
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>>2328536
It's more complicated than that.
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>>2321103
Fuck Carboniferous.
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>>2328536
heh heh, kid if it weren't for a couple of bundles of genetic matter you'd still be hustling around on your hands like an animal...
get used to the thought or don't, I'm sorry that I'm not sorry
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>>2321761
Don't make light of Stockholm.




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