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- n. Any member of the suborder Gorgonopsia of therapsid synapsids.
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It was neat that they used creatures from the Permian Period (a gorgonopsid, a pareiasaur, and what appeared to be an oversized coelurosauravid named Rex).
I've been wanting to draw a gorgonopsid gorgonopsian? for some time so this seemed like the perfect opportunity.
Sid, the last Synapsid3, who lived 30 million years before the dinosaurs, and is now traipsing into our time to hunt down the vicious gorgonopsid.
And the femur covered part of the pelvis and I couldn't find an image of a gorgonopsid pelvis anywhere on the net so I had to fake it.
Rex perhaps, or a gorgonopsid — wander through an anomaly into, say, a shopping mall parking lot.
And it wasn't a ropen, gorgonopsid, Rodent of Unusual Size or amphicyonid either.