Researchers Discover New Species of Dinosaur in Tanzania

National Science Foundation
National Science Foundation
Publication Date:
1 September 2017

NSF-funded paleontologists at Ohio University have discovered a new species of titanosaurian dinosaur in Tanzania. It was discovered embedded in a cliff wall in the Rukwa Rift Basin of Southwestern Tanzania. Only four have been unearthed in African, making this a rare find.


Scientists Find New Dinosaur Species in Tanzania

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