Photo: Heart Co. of Japan’s Model of Decayed Plesiosaur found by Japanese Fishing Boat in 1977.
√Ę‚ā¨‚Äú Fishermen of the island of Sajal√É¬≠n, in the Far East of Russia, found the remains of an enormous unknown marine animal, reported Vlad√É¬≠mir Bedzh√É¬≠sov, director of the department of Culture of the region of Sajal√É¬≠n.
√Ę‚ā¨ŇďOne of the fishermen tried to identify the creature with the help of an encyclopedia and, to his surprise, discovered that the animal resembled a plesiosaur (prehistoric marine reptile)√Ę‚ā¨¬Ě, Bedzh√É¬≠sov stated in his report to Interfax News Agency.
The √Ę‚ā¨Ňďcreature√Ę‚ā¨¬Ě, according to the testimony of the fishermen, was approximately seven meters in length (23 feet), its skin was of dark gray color and was covered with a hair nearly 5 centimeters (two inches) long. The tail of the √Ę‚ā¨Ňďmarine monster√Ę‚ā¨¬Ě, found in one of the borders of the Tatarski Straits, was 1 meter (39 inches) in length by 40 centimeters (15.5 inches) wide.
Bedzh√É¬≠sov announced that on the day of the discovery a specialist from the Yuzhno-Sajalinsk museum located in the capital city of Sajal√É¬≠n, traveled to the site of the discovery.
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