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Megalocoelacanthus dobiei

pronounced (mega-low-see-lo-can-thus doe-bee-eye) Discovery Location:  Lane County, Kansas Discovered by:  Glenn Rockers Diet:  Carnivore Period:  Late Cretaceous Age:  85 million years old Formation:  Niobrara Chalk Length:  12 ft Location of Original Specimen:  American Museum of Natural History, New York City, New York Coelacanths are commonly referred to as “living fossils”, thought to have gone extinct […]

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