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A cast of the skeleton of Patagotitan mounted in the exhibition center of Trelew, Argentina, the city that is home to the Egidio Feruglio Museum, which is where the actual bones are stored.  (Pic: Diego Pol)
The behemoth weighed more than 65 tons and perhaps as many as 77, a new study says. That makes the animal not just the biggest known dinosaur but also the biggest known land animal ever. Only a few whale species are heftier - and this dinosaur’s bones show it was still growing.Scientists have christened the gigantic vegetarian Patagotitan mayorum, in honour of the...
2017-08-12 18:30:00
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