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10 Facts About Oviraptor, the "Egg Thief" Dinosaur


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How Much Do You Really Know About Oviraptor?
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One of the most spectacularly misunderstood of all dinosaurs, Oviraptor wasn't really an "egg thief" (the Greek translation of its name) but a well-behaved feathered theropod of the later Mesozoic Era. On the following slides, you'll discover 10 fascinating Oviraptor facts.

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