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Barosaurus had one decisive weapon against even the largest theropods—sheer weight. Its 20-ton body could easily crush the bones and suck the air from the lungs of a 3-ton Allosaurus. Barosaurus may have resorted to crushing attackers in extreme circumstances, such as to protect its young.

Strong, thin tail

Allosaurus

Barosaurus

Strong, thin tail

Allosaurus

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