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Dinosaur Latirhinus uitstlani with the biggest nose in the world was found in Mexico- PHOTO PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 09 December 2012 19:14

According to Discovery, paleontologists from the Bavarian national paleontological and geological collections and from the State University of Mexico in northern Mexico discovered a new species of dinosaur with the biggest nose in the world. Scientists describe new species of dinosaurs as Latirhinus uitstlani («lati» means "wide" and «rhinus» means "nose"). Dinosaur Latirhinus uitstlani lived in Mexico about 73 million years ago. As reported, huge nasal cavity of Latirhinus uitstlani made it a very sensitive sense of smell, it is assumed, that the nose of this dinosaur could be a mobile structure of soft tissue, that is inflated like a balloon, according to the teeth it was a herbivorous dinosaur, length of dinosaur was about nine meters and a weight of dinosaur was about 3 tons.


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