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Dinosaur Fossils From China Help Penn Researchers Describe New 'Titan'

Affiliated with both EES and Veterinary Medicine, doctoral student Liguo Li and Professor Peter Dodson have characterized a new dinosaur based on fossilized remains from northwester China. The species, Yongjinglong detangi, existed nearly 100 million years ago as one of the largest living creatures to ever walk the earth.

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