20 Animals and Their Prehistoric Ancestors – A Spectacular Comparison of Their Size

    20 Animals and Their Prehistoric Ancestors – A Spectacular Comparison of Their Size

    20 Animals and Their Prehistoric Ancestors – A Spectacular Comparison of Their Size
    Greg
    8:05 PM EDT, August 29, 2021

    Roman Uchytel is a Photoshop expert who uses one of his websites to compare the animals living today to their prehistoric ancestors. In some cases the size differences are gigantic.

    Take a look at the collection of today's creatures and their predecessors!

    #1 The great white shark and the megalodon

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    #2 The Komodo dragon and the megalania

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    #3 The African lion and the American lion

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    #4 The Asian elephant and the mammoth

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    #5 The wombat and the diprotodon

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    #6 The white rhinoceros and the woolly rhinoceros

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    #7 The white rhinoceros and the paraceratherium

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    #8 The sloth and its ancestor

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    #9 The cheetah and the great cheetah (though it's not as great as the name might suggest)

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    #10 The boar and the daeodon

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    #11 The American buffalo and the latifrons buffalo

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    #12 The dugong and its ancestor

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    #13 The giant armadillo and the glyptodon

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    #14 The indri and the extinct giant lemur

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    #15 The leopard and the saber-toothed tiger

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    #16 The common horse and the giant horse

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    #17 The capybara and its ancestor

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    #18 The spectacled bear and the arctodus (the short-faced bear)

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    #19 The Sumatran orangutan and its ancestor

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    #20 The Siberian tiger the Ngandong tiger

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    Which pair impressed you the most?
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