FOUND: 140-MILLION-YEAR-OLD DINOSAUR TOOTH

November 14, 2014

A dinosaur tooth found in Malaysia is at least 140-million-years-old and belongs to a new species.

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Researchers from the University of Malaysia say the tooth belongs to a “bird-hipped” dinosaur or a herbivous dinosaur like a triceratops.

It was found close to where the first Malaysian dinosaur fossil, estimated to be at least 75 million years old, was discovered in 2012. 

Photo: AFP

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