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Giant predatory dinosaur fossils discovered in Egypt and Britain

The new fossils expand the list of large meat-eating dinosaurs that roamed around 100 million years ago.

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Reconstruction of the ecosystem of the Bahariya Oasis in the Sahara Desert of Egypt approximately 98 million years ago. The newly discovered, as-yet unnamed abelisaurid (right) confronts Spinosaurus (left center, with fish in jaws) and Carcharodontosaurus (right center). In the background, a herd of the sauropod (giant, long-necked herbivorous dinosaur) Paralititan (left) warily regards these predators, while a flock of pterosaurs (flying reptile) soars above. Credit: Andrew McAfee, Carnegie Museum of Natural History.
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