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Artist's Rendering of Pakasuchus

Caption: Based on other fossils discovered as part of the Rukwa Rift Basin Project, Pakasuchus lived alongside large, plant-eating sauropod and predatory theropod dinosaurs, other types of crocodiles, turtles and various kinds of fishes.

Credit: Mark Witton, University of Portsmouth

Usage Restrictions: Please credit Mark Witton, University of Portsmouth. This image is embargoed until 1 p.m. EDT, Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2010.

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