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Allosaurus was a mighty predator that existed in the late Jurassic period, some 155 to 150 million years ago. It was 12 m long, 5 m high, and weighed about two tons. It's name, derived from Ancient Greek, denotes a "different lizard", because its backbone was different from all the other known dinosaurs.
Allosaurus was carnivorous and prayed on other medium-sized dinosaurs. Is lived in herds, and could overcome even the largest dinosaurs of its day.

Allosaurus had a broad skull and a powerful jaw equipped with multiple sharp teeth. It's short neck was planted on a huge body with a prolonged tail. This dinosaur was bipedal, moving on its hind legs. It's forelimbs were considerably sorter and slimmer, armed with three big claws each. Due to it's enormous size and weight, it could only move in a slow and clumsy way.
Fossil remains of this prehistoric animal have been found across North America.

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