Thylacotator

Was thylacotator named after the scientific name for marsupial lion? The scientific name is Thylacoleo carnifex. To me thylacotator and thylacoleo looks to similar to be a coincidence

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Thats a good info maybe :thinking:

The real question is why didn’t they name marsupial lion properly. I guess thylacotator sounds better than liontator marsuptator.

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That’s what I was wondering. It’d be easier calling Marsupial Lion its genus name (Thylacoleo), as almost every other creature goes by genus name.

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It is! Noted that when tyla was released due to some books I read about m.lion

Probably because its more recognizable. The same happens with Woolly Mammoth and Woolly Rhino.

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