BRAZIL-PALEONTOLOGY-PTEROSAUR : News Photo

BRAZIL-PALEONTOLOGY-PTEROSAUR

Picture of an image showed by an archaeologist of the National Museum of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, of a Pterosaur of the 'Tropeognathus Mesembrinus' species, reading 'Flying Giants', in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on March 20, 2013. This prehistoric species was discovered in the northern Brazilian states of Piaui, Ceara and Pernambuco. Brazilian paleontologists informed that this species lived in these regions 110 million years ago and that it is the largest individual of its kind found in the southern hemisphere. AFP PHOTO/VANDERLEI ALMEIDA (Photo credit should read VANDERLEI ALMEIDA/AFP/Getty Images)
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Picture of an image showed by an archaeologist of the National Museum of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, of a Pterosaur of the 'Tropeognathus Mesembrinus' species, reading 'Flying Giants', in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on March 20, 2013. This prehistoric species was discovered in the northern Brazilian states of Piaui, Ceara and Pernambuco. Brazilian paleontologists informed that this species lived in these regions 110 million years ago and that it is the largest individual of its kind found in the southern hemisphere. AFP PHOTO/VANDERLEI ALMEIDA (Photo credit should read VANDERLEI ALMEIDA/AFP/Getty Images)
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March 20, 2013
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Picture of an image showed by an archaeologist of the National Museum... News Photo 164135068Archaeologist,Brazil,Extinct,Horizontal,Image,Picture,Pterosaur,Reading,Rio de Janeiro,Science and Technology,SpeciesPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPPicture of an image showed by an archaeologist of the National Museum of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, of a Pterosaur of the 'Tropeognathus Mesembrinus' species, reading 'Flying Giants', in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on March 20, 2013. This prehistoric species was discovered in the northern Brazilian states of Piaui, Ceara and Pernambuco. Brazilian paleontologists informed that this species lived in these regions 110 million years ago and that it is the largest individual of its kind found in the southern hemisphere. AFP PHOTO/VANDERLEI ALMEIDA (Photo credit should read VANDERLEI ALMEIDA/AFP/Getty Images)