Archaeologists have found the remains of a dinosaur that lived 80 million years ago

Археологи нашли останки динозавра, жившего 80 млн лет назад

The dinosaur lived during the Cretaceous period, about 80 million years ago

Extinct dinosaur lived on the shore of a long-vanished ocean. Length of the animal was 10 metres and a weight of 5.5 tons. He belonged to the herbivorous tyrannosaurs

Egyptian archaeologists from El Mazurskiego University found the remains of a dinosaur that lived on the ocean, which existed long before the advent of the Mediterranean sea. It is reported Alarabiya.

As scientists discovered dinosaur was 10 meters long and weighed 5.5 tons. Ancient animal belonged to the herbivorous tyrannosaurs. It lived during the Cretaceous period, about 80 million years ago.

A scientific expedition conducted excavations in the Center of Mansoura University. The search for remnants of dinosaurs scientists have been working on since 2010. The main incentive for archaeological journey were the old maps and previous studies. The data obtained showed that in the West Egyptian desert once inhabited by dinosaurs. Therefore, archaeologists have undertaken to prove this theory.

You know that recently scientists have found the neck, skull, jaw and ribs of a dinosaur in the city-oasis Dahla. The head of a scientific expedition Hisham Salam notes that ancient animal resembles an African elephant. However, its dimensions are similar to the t Rex and patagonians who lived in South America.

Recall that in Israel found a fragment of the jaw that changes the perspective on human evolution.

Previously, the oldest remains of Homo sapiens were found in Morocco, on a desolate hill.

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