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Deinocheirus
Temporal range: Late Cretaceous, 71–69Ma
Large skeleton
Reconstructed skeleton in Japan
Scientific classification
Genus:
Deinocheirus
Species:
mirificus

Deinocheirus ( DY-no-KY-rəs) is a genus of ornithomimid dinosaur from the Cretaceous of Mongolia. In 1965, arms and shoulder girdles were found.

Deinocheirus claw
Claw

More parts were found in 2014, and this large dinosaur was probably omnivorous.

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