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Re: T. rex hides

Peter M wrote-

> Just wondering - is there any evidence of T.rex having had
> crocodile-like scutes? If not, might it be possible anyway?

There is no evidence on any of the known specimens, several of which are
quite complete, so it near certainly did not have osteoderms.  It could have
had enlarged scales, but they would have lacked bony cores.

Mickey Mortimer