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Say hello to: ORODROMEUS MAKELAI

ORODROMEUS MAKELAI: "Mountain Runner"
TIME: Cretaceous (74 million years ago)
LOCATION: Montana
CURRENT DATA: Tiny for a plant-eater, "Mountain Runner" was about 8 feet long, 3 feet high and weighed perhaps 110 pounds. It had grinding cheek teeth and a horned beak. The young were able to care for themselves soon after hatching. It was first described based on fossil evidence in 1988.