From end to end, its forelimbs alone measured an incredible 2.4 meters long and were tipped with big, comma-shaped claws. But other than its bizarre arms, very little material from this dinosaur had been found: no skull, no feet, almost nothing that could give experts a fuller picture of what this dinosaur actually was.
Thanks to Julio Lacerda
(https://twitter.com/JuliotheArtist) and Franz Anthony (http://franzanth.com/) for the excellent dinosaur reconstructions!
And a big thank you to Philip Currie for providing photos from the Deinocheirus fossil sites from 2006 and 2009!
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