Sold! Dinosaur skeleton that inspired Velociraptors from ‘Jurassic Park’ auctioned for $12.4 million

A rare dinosaur fossil of Deinonychusspecies that have inspired the appearance and behavior of the fearsome Velociraptor from the movie “Jurassic Park,” just sold for a whopping $12.4 million on the auction block.

The 10-foot (3-meter) skeleton, unearthed in Montana in 2015, includes 126 fossil bones of Deinonychus antirrhopus dating from 115 million to 108 million years ago, during the Cretaceous period, according to Christie’sheld an auction on May 12.

https://www.livescience.com/deinonychus-inspired-jurassic-park-dinosaur-auctioned Sold! Dinosaur skeleton that inspired Velociraptors from ‘Jurassic Park’ auctioned for $12.4 million

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