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Fossils of giant bird discovered

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George Comer
May 18, 2016 01:56
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On Seymour Island researchers made the discovery of the prehistoric bird.

With the wings fully extended bird had a wing span of 6.4 meters, the largest so far discovered.

The bird belongs to a family of bentandade birds, Pelagornithidae.

- The shape of the wings they allowed to slide and move long distances over oceans, says researcher Marcos Cenizo.

The findings presented in the Journal of Paleontology.

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