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meaning: "New hunter"
Named By: Hutt, Martill & Barker in 1996
Time Period: Early Cretaceous, 125 Ma
Location: UK, Isle of Wight
Size: Holotype estimated 7.5 meters long. Some fossil material indicates a size of up to 10 meters long
Diet: unavailable
Fossil(s): Partial skull and post cranial remains totally about 70% of the dinosaur
Classification: | Chordata | Reptilia | Dinosauria | Saurischia | Theropoda | Allosauroidea | Carcharodontosauria | Neovenatoridae |

Neovenator (nee-o-ven-a-tor) which means "new hunter" is a genus of allosauroid dinosaur. At the time of its discovery on the Isle of Wight, UK, it was the best-known large carnivorous dinosaur from the Early Cretaceous of Europe. Neovenator was at first considered possibly a new species of Megalosaurus.

Read more about Neovenator at Wikipedia
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