Mammoth (megatheropod) dinosaur found

Scientists have discovered evidence that a huge dinosaur – an ancestor of the T-rex – roamed in Africa 200 million years ago.

Megatheropods are an earlier species that turned into the Tyrannosaurus rex.

Each of the three footprints measured 57cm long and 50cm  wide.

Megatheropods are a larger version of theropods, which were meat-eating two-legged dinosaurs.

It was described as a “significant find” by co-author Dr Lara Sciscio, from the University of Cape Town.

“Globally, these large tracks are very rare. There is only one other known site similar in age and sized tracks, which is in Poland.”

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Wow that is pretty cool! It is so big.

lucia
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Amazing mammoth fossil found.

HI guys
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HI guys

that is interesting

Anonymous
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wow wow wow wow

Anonymous
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hi
this is interesting

Anonymous
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huge

DINO B8
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DINO B8

That is crazy!
I used to be a dino expert but now?!?! I hope they find the skeleton

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this cant be true

James
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so cool

Anonymous
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so amazing and cooli like the dinosaurs

Anonymous
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Pretty cool

Anonymous
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cool

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over the years me and my dad have been finding dino bones and fossils that either make us a lot of money or make there way into museums but i have never come across a megatheropod footprint only bones

Bianca
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Wow

Anonymous
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wow i hope they find bones cuse I <3 dinosaurs

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Wow

Yvonne
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This is sooo cool a T-Rex!?

Awesome thug
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Awesome thug

Very. weird

chantel
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wow!!!

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