Tarbosaurinae

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Tarbosaurinae
Temporal range: Upper Cretaceous, 70–66 Ma
Dinosaurium, Tarbosaurus bataar 5.jpg
Tarbosaurus skeleton
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Tarbosaurinae

Maleev, 1955
Type species
Tarbosaurus bataar
Maleev, 1955
Genera
Tyrannosaurus skeleton

Tarbosaurinae is an extinct family of tyrannosaurid theropod dinosaurs contaning the genera Tarbosaurus and possibly Tyrannosaurus. Scientists have argued whether Tyrannosaurus is a tarbosaurine, but it probably was.