Egypt

 
Last Updated: Saturday 04 July 2015

Researchers have discovered the fossil of a new species of dinosaur in Egypt. Paralititan stromeri, the dinosaur, is believed to be one of the most massive to survive on the Earth, weighing 60-70 tonnes. Experts say the find is significant because very little is known about African dinosaurs. The period in which Paralititan lived is still a mystery to paleontologists. The dinosaur was found by a group of graduate students from the us.

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