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The Dinosaur Encyclopedia

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Hundreds of dinosaurs lived during the Mesozoic Era, but only a handful of them are instantly recognizable. Here's everything you need to know about the 10 most famous dinosaurs that ever lived, ranging from Allosaurus to Tyrannosaurus Rex.

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Zuolong

It was named after General Tso, of Chinese restaurant fame.

Zhuchengceratops

It probably figured on the lunch menu of Zhuchengtyrannus.

Zhongyuansaurus

The only known ankylosaur to lack a tail club.

Zhejiangosaurus

The first identified nodosaur from Asia.

Zhanghenglong

A transitional hadrosaur of late Cretaceous Asia.

Zephyrosaurus

Otherwise known as the Western Wind Lizard.

Zby

This dinosaur's name was inversely proportional to its size.

Zapalasaurus

This "diplodocoid" sauropod lived in early Cretaceous South America.

Yueosaurus

This basal ornithopod was was discovered by construction workers.

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