Code Name: Thrasher
Diet: Medium sized dinosaurs, mammals and giant turtles.
Habitat: The Lagoon and all the big streams and rivers on Sorna.
Height: 1.4 m
Weight: 8.8 tons
Time period: Miocene, 8 mya
The Purussaurus is one of the biggest reptile species on Isla Sorna. Ingen bred only two, The two massive crocodiles were chosen to be moved to Nublar by John Hammond, however Site B had to be evacuated before they could move the two crocodiles.
The "Thrashers" as they were code named by the staff , are highly efficient hunters. Dragging dinosaurs and other animals to their death when they come to drink at the river. The sight of one of these monsters preforming the death roll on a dinosaur such as a parasaur or maiasaur is an incredible sight.
Hazard Level: Extremely Dangerous.