Dinosaur skeleton sold for more than 1m euros in French auction

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The bones of the 7.5-metre-long allosaurus, a ferocious carnivore which became extinct 135 million years ago, were sold in Lyon to an unnamed French buyer who has pledged to put it on public display in France.

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A nearly complete dinosaur skeleton has sold for more than 1 million euros at auction in the eastern French city of Lyon, reports The Guardian.