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Massive 500kg sauropod femur found in France

July 29, 2019 - General

The thigh bone of a giant dinosaur has been found by paleontologists working at a site in the Charente in south west France.

The bone was discovered earlier in the week during excavations at the palaeontological site
of Angeac-Charente near Châteauneuf-sur- Charente, southwestern France
[Credit: Georges Gobet/AFP]The two-metre long femur, which weighs half a tonne, was found in 140 million-year-old former marshland now in the…

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