Big Al is no longer Allosaurus fragilis


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Dinosaur of the day Haplocanthosaurus, a relatively small sauropod measuring a measly 49 ft long and 13 tons in weight.

In dinosaur news this week:

  • Big Al is now Allosaurus jimmadseni and no longer Allosaurus fragilis
  • A new set of sauropod tracks in Texas could be swim tracks—or maybe not
  • Storm Ciara in the UK uncovered a new 130 million year old dinosaur footprint
  • Colin Trevorrow shared a video of what looks like a Nasutoceratops puppet from Jurassic World 3

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