Animal Planet's "Weird, True and Freaky," travels to Japan to witness the discovery of a frilled shark. Long thought to be extinct, this prehistoric creature that has the body of an eel and a mouth of a piranha.
WHAT'S INSIDE: EXTINCT ANIMALS
- Extinct Birds
- Prehistoric Animals
- Other Extinct Animals
The Ornithomimus has been found mainly in the Late Cretaceous Judith River and Horseshoe Canyon Formations of Alberta, but less-complete specimens have been found in the western United States as well. Learn more about the Ornithomimus.
Megalosaurus was the first dinosaur that was described as a reptile. This dinosaur is often described as being part of the "waste bucket" genus because so many bones from other dinosaurs have been mistaken for being that of the Megalosaurus!