What Was Archaeopteryx and Why Was It Important?

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Archaeopteryx is a genus of theropod dinosaur that lived in the Late Jurassic Period and that has a close relation to birds. It is important because it plays an important role in the study of dinosaurs and the origin and evolution of birds.
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