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Spinosaurus
by: Connor H., Grade: 3


Spinosaurus means spined lizard.Spinosaurus lived during Mid-Cretacous 125-93 mya.Spinosaurus fossils are found in Egypt.Spinosaurus ate meat and fish.In 1911 Ernest Strommer found a dinosaur skelecton.In 1915 Spinosaurus was named.But during World War 2 all of Stromer's finds were destroyed Including Spinosaurus.In 1996 a German scinetist found a Spinosaurus skelecton.Well we know Spinosaurus had a carnosaur skull.But now it has a skull like Baryonyx.Spinosaurus was featured in Jurassic Park 3.Today Spinosaurus had a crocidile's skull and a long spine.


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