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Mmm there's certainly something special about this one... a 'je ne sais quoi'. It's a Pyroraptor. Had it not been for a forest fire sweeping through Southern France, our little feathered friend may have gone undiscovered... and my life insurance would be just that little bit cheaper!

Pyroraptor is a genus of dromaeosaurid dinosaur that originated from Late Cretaceous Europe. It is part of the Dominion Biosyn Expansion.

History

A Pyroraptor was present in the sanctuary created by BioSyn, and it attempted to kill Owen Grady and Kayla Watts after their plane crashed in its territory.[1]

Characteristics

Gameplay

Behavior

Paleontology

Paleoecology

Known from what is now Southern France in the Argiles et Grès à Reptiles Formation and and Northern Spain in the Tethys Ocean, both of which were once part of an island landmass known as Ibero-Armorica during the Late Cretaceous, Pyroraptor coexisted alongside a variety of species such as ornithopods, titanosaurid sauropods, abelisaurids, nodosaurids, other dromaeosaurids, azhdarchid pterosaurs, and crocodylomorphs as well as the prehistoric reptiles, amphibians, birds, and mammals of the time.

Behind The Scenes

  • Pyroraptor was first announced on May 24 2022, in a "Know Your Dino".

Gallery

  1. Trevorrow, Colin. (Director). (2022). Jurassic World Dominion [Film]. Universal Pictures.
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