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021--FUTALOGNKOSAURUS DUKEI

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FUTALOGNKOSAURUS DUKEI
"Duke Energy's Giant Chief Lizard"
Calvo et al., 2007
Length: 32m (105ft)
Weight: 59 tonnes (65 tons)
Location: Neuquén, Argentina
Era: Coniacian age, upper Cretaceous (87 million years ago)

Classification:
Dinosauria
Saurischia
Sauropodomorpha
Plateosauria
Massopoda
Anchisauria
Sauropoda
Neosauropoda
Macronaria
Titanosauriformes
Somphospondyli
Titanosauria
Lognkosauria

Notes:
With approximately 70% of its skeleton known to science, Futalognkosaurus is the most complete of the colossal giant sauropods.
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The ventral part pattern is gorgeous!
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Ahhh... Old Dukie (A nickname I coined for this dinosaur.)... I heard that it was supposed to be spelled "Futalongkosaurus". Personally, I can only think of one reason it came out "Futalognkosaurus": Derpy keyboard.