New species of dinosaur looked like character from 'Ghostbusters'

Scientist just found a new species of dinosaur that looks eerily like the dino-esque demigod Zuul from Ghostbusters.

So much so, scientists decided to name the roughly 75 million-year-old dinosaur Zuul Crurivastator.

But what looks like a demon from the underworld is actually a new version of an ankylosaur.

Found in present day Montana, what makes it such a great find is that its skull and tail are completely intact.

It could tell us a lot more about the diversity of this type of dinosaur near the end of their existence.

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This dino was more of a tank than a dinosaur. It weighed over 5 thousand pounds, it's body was lined with sharp spikes and its tale was pretty much a sledgehammer.

But as tough as this thing was, these plant-eaters only really used their tails and spikes to fend off predators.

The discovery adds to the growing body of evidence that there are a bunch more hammer-tailed species than previously thought.

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