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Prehistoric ‘swamp king’ crocodile found in Australia

Prehistoric ‘swamp king’ crocodile found in Australia
Researchers have identified prehistoric fossils found in Australia in the 1980s as those of a massive “swamp king” crocodile.

xml:space="preserve"> xml:space="preserve"> Cuomo calls on N.Scientists from the University of Queensland said the creature, named Paludirex vincenti, was more than 16 feet long and lived between 5.candidate at University of Queensland, said in the press release.“Its fossilized skull measures around 65 centimeters, so we estimate Paludirex vincenti was at least five meters long.

The name comes from the Latin for “swamp king” and Geoff Vincent, who found a fossilized skull of the large beast.COVID variant Researchers have identified prehistoric fossils found in Australia in the 1980s as those of a massive “swamp king” crocodile.

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