A species of Iguanodon, Muttaburrasaurus is the most complete dinosaur found in Australia so far.

Muttaburrasaurus has a hollow, bony bump on its snout which some paleontologists believe had something to do with a sense of smell or an ability to make a noise.

Dino Facts

  • Pronounced: mutt-ah-BUHR-ah-SAWR-us
  • Means: Lizard from Muttaburra
  • Size: 23 ft (7 m)
  • Where: Australia (Central Queensland, New South Wales)
  • When: Early Cretaceous
  • Diet: Herbivorous

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