Huge, hard-biting prehistoric otters once lived in ancient China

According to a new study, the ancient relative of modern-day otters may have been a dominant predator. The wolf-sized otter, which lived roughly 6 million years ago, weighed in at roughly 110 lb (50 kg) and had a surprisingly powerful bite... Continue Reading Huge, hard-biting prehistoric otters once lived in ancient China Category: Biology Tags: CT scan Fossils Jawbone Related Articles: Jawbone adds mobile wallet capabilities to new UP4 fitness tracker Jawbone's UP3 could raise the bar for personal fitness trackers Review: Jawbone Up24 fitness band Jawbone boosts noise suppression with PRIME Bluetooth headset New Jawbone Bluetooth headset Croc-like fossil reveals earliest dinosaur ancestor

Huge, hard-biting prehistoric otters once lived in ancient China

According to a new study, the ancient relative of modern-day otters may have been a dominant predator. The wolf-sized otter, which lived roughly 6 million years ago, weighed in at roughly ...

Thu 9 Nov 17 from Gizmag

Extinct wolf-sized otter had powerful bite

A giant otter that roamed China six million years ago had a surprisingly strong bite, say scientists.

Thu 9 Nov 17 from BBC News

A giant, prehistoric otter's surprisingly powerful bite

A massive, wolf-sized otter that lived about 6 million years ago may have been a dominant predator in its time, according to a new study analyzing the animal's jaws.

Thu 9 Nov 17 from Phys.org

Prehistoric mammals wouldn't have messed with this huge otter

Six million years ago, the shallow swamps of what's now southern China may have been dominated by massive, 110-lb.

Tue 14 Nov 17 from FOXNews

Prehistoric Mammals Wouldn't Have Messed with This Huge Otter, Thu 9 Nov 17 from Livescience

Prehistoric wolf-sized otter had a surprisingly killer bite - CNET

With the help of 3D modeling, scientists discover an ancient otter may have been a top dog among predators.

Fri 10 Nov 17 from CNET

Ancient otter packed a surprisingly strong bite

It was very different from modern living otters.

Thu 9 Nov 17 from ZME Science

Ancient Wolf-Size Otter Had Bizarrely Strong Bite

Thu 9 Nov 17 from National Geographic

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