118-million-year-old tracks of dinosaurs, mammals and crocodile found in Angola

November 8, 2014 11:09 AM

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118-million-year-old tracks of dinosaurs, mammals and crocodile found in Angola

The researchers have found nearly 70 distinct footprints from several prehistoric dinosaurs, mammals and a crocodile at the Catoca diamond mine in Angola, which is the fourth-largest diamond mine in the world.

According to paleontologists who presented their findings on Wednesday at the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology's annual meeting in Berlin, the footprints of dinosaurs, which 118 million years old were located in a small sedimentary basin in the mine in the crater of one of the mine's kimberlite pi...

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