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180m-year-old dinosaur fossils discovered in Yunnan

Updated:2015-12-08 16:40:29   English.news.cn

Newly-discoverd Lufengosaurus fossil is seen in Lufeng County, southwest China's Yunnan Province, Dec. 7, 2015. Two dinosaur fossils were unearthed in Lufeng County a month ago and they were identified to be fossils of Lufengosaurus magnus and Lufengosaurus huenei, which lived about 180 million years ago. Lufengosaurus is a long-necked, plant-eating dinosaur known for its gigantic size, with adults reaching 30 feet (9 meters)long. (Xinhua/Yao Bing)

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