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Liopleurodon
by: Jonathan Y., Grade: 5


Liopleurodon was not a dinosaur, but a pliosaur that roamed the Late Jurassic seas. It was 25 meters long and weighed about 150 tons! Liopleurodon had a skull a terrifying 5 meters long, longer than the whole bodies of many dinosaurs. Liopleurodon was found in the 1800's and was famous because it holds the record of huge attacks in the dinosaur world: half-eaten Icthyosaurs and huge teeth marks on turtles and plesiosaurs. Liopleurodon's diet includes: Ammonites,Fish, Squid, turtles, Ramphorynchus(a pterosaur), Opthalmosaurus(an icthyosaur), Cryptoclidus(a plesiosaur) and the dinosaur Eustreptospondylus. Liopleurodon is certainly a magnificent


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