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Protostega gigas

Pronounced (pro-toe-stay-gah gi-gus) Discovery Location: MuseumRockwell County, Texas Diet: Omnivore Period: Late Cretaceous Age: 83 million years Formation: Taylor Group Width: 15.5 feet between flippers Location of Original Specimen: Dallas Museum of Natural History Protostega gigas is an extinct genus of turtle that lived approximately¬† 65-98 million years ago.¬† It is the second largest turtle […]

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