Image: Eoraptor


Eoraptor was one of the first dinosaurs to appear in the fossil record, with a light-weight skeleton, long tail and five fingers on each hand. Scientists agree that the first dinosaur may also have had these features and looked something like Eoraptor.

Anne Musser
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