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megimoo
05-24-2011, 07:23 AM
A "T-rex" leech with enormous teeth, a 6ft-long fruit-eating lizard and a glowing tree fungus are on a top ten list of weird and wonderful new species published by scientists Experts made the selection from thousands of plants, animals and microbes, described for the first time last year, to draw attention to the importance of conserving life on earth.

The fearsome leech Tyrannobdella rex has a mouthful of gigantic teeth, much like its namesake, the "king of dinosaurs" Tyrannosaurus rex. Scientists discovered the bloodthirsty invertebrate when they pulled a 2in-long specimen from the nose of a girl in a remote

The fearsome leech Tyrannobdella rex has a mouthful of gigantic teeth, much like its namesake, the "king of dinosaurs" Tyrannosaurus rex.

Scientists discovered the bloodthirsty invertebrate when they pulled a 2in-long specimen from the nose of a girl in a remote region of Peru.

http://thescotsman.scotsman.com/world/Revealed-Trex-leech-found-living.6773277.jp

fettpett
05-24-2011, 08:53 AM
http://cdn.webecoist.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/04/TYRANNOBDELLA-REX-LEECH.jpg

that is one ugly ass leach

Gingersnap
05-24-2011, 10:12 AM
Ewwww!

Rockntractor
05-24-2011, 10:13 AM
Cool!!:D