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Prehistoric Dicynodont Dicynodon

Caption: The pig-size Dicynodon was part of a large, dominant group of plant eaters found across the southern hemisphere until the mass extinction event weakened their numbers so that newly emerging herbivores could compete.

Credit: Marlene Donnelly/Field Museum of Natural History

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