palaeofail-explained: palaeofail:  A Brachiosa…

palaeofail-explained:

palaeofail:

 A Brachiosaurus from Shutterstock 

…Okay, that’s kind of disturbing. While it’s true that the bony nares of brachiosaurs was located on top of their skulls, bone texture points towards the external nostrils being located closer to the tip of the snout, the nasal passages being extended by soft tissue.