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Ancient Swamp Monster Unearthed From The Upper Triassic Cooper Canyon Formation In Texas
2014-02-02 04:44:38

[ Watch the Video: What New Ancient Croc Is On The Block? ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Researchers from Mesalands Community College and the Museum of Texas Tech University’s Division of Paleontology have discovered fossils belonging to a new species of the phytosaur Machaeroprosopus. These approximately 17-foot-long, crocodile-like reptiles died out more than 200 million years ago and were discovered in an oxbow lake, according to National...


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