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Stork Raptor

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By Qilong   |   
Based on the holotype and a referred specimen, Buitreraptor exhibits a peculiar elongated skull that reminds me of a stork in many ways. The grey areas are portions of the eroded and obscured region of the sacrum and proximal femur.
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AlgorothProfessional General Artist
My baby! My BABY! I LOST MY BABY!!!! Seriously? Excellent work!
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Michelle56Hobbyist Digital Artist
Buitreraptor is awesome! Good job!
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AshereHobbyist Traditional Artist
You're back! Hooray!

Excellent Buitreraptor, by the way. I'm not sure I see a heron, maybe more of a stork or a hornbill. But that's just me.
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briankroeschHobbyist Traditional Artist
Cool animal. Around the size of a chicken.
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ah, im going to fav this one! Not only because I like this guy! Olso because im preparating some Buitreraptor matterial!
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tuomaskoivurinne Traditional Artist
Hah! Just submitted my Buitreraptor illustration and my inspiration for it was a stork-like bird as well :D Great to see some new stuff from you!
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So it could have been a heron-analogue?
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Well, I don't mean it stood still and pecked at stuff on the ground. It appears to have a snout adapted to some probing habit, and it was probably a feeder of many small things.
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Miyess Digital Artist
Like termites maybe...
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Logical enough.
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olofmoleman Digital Artist
Very nice.
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