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Dinosaur discovery in south of France

Dinosaur discovery in south of France
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Some 75 million years ago, this gigantic 12 metre-long dinosaur – Atsinganosaurus velauciensis, a member of the Titanosaurus family, lived in the south of France.

A team of French and Belgian paleontologists began their dig at Velaux near to Aix-en-Provence in 2002. Over the years they were able to piece together the skeleton of huge creature.