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Author photo. John Long with Gogo fish in the field 2005

John Long with Gogo fish in the field 2005

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John A. Long (born 1957 in Melbourne, Australia) began collecting fossils at the age of 7. For many years, he was Curator of Vertebrate Palaeontology at the Museum of Western Australia and is now Head of Sciences at Museum Victoria. He is the author of books on dinosaurs, and Mountains of Madness.

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