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meaning: "High spine"
Named By: Friedrich von Huene in 1923
Time Period: Early Cretaceous, 137 Ma
Location: Germany, Niedersachsen - Obernkirchen Sandstein
Size: Unknown
Diet: Carnivore
Fossil(s): Teeth
Classification: | Chordata | Reptilia | Dinosauria | Saurischia | Theropoda |
Also known as: | Megalosaurus dunkeri |

Altispinax ("with high spines") is a genus of large predatory theropod dinosaur from the Early Cretaceous (Valanginian, 140 to 133 million years ago) Wadhurst Clay Formation of East Sussex, England.

Read more about Altispinax at Wikipedia
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