Bonitasaura – Episode 199

Dinosaur of the day Bonitasaura, a small titanosaur that had some features similar to Diplodocus.

In dinosaur news this week:

  • A new nodosaurid ankylosaur, Invictarx zephyri, was named based on osteoderms found in New Mexico
  • A review of Ornithischian dinosaurs in the Morrison Formation synonymized a few and split out another named Dryosaurus elderae
  • Visitors to Crystal Palace Park got to get close to the dinosaurs last weekend for Heritage Open Days
  • Three of the 30 dinosaur statues in Drumheller, Alberta, Canada, were recently damaged
  • Chrome used a dinosaur for their 404 error page because dinosaurs didn’t have internet
  • On September 18, Universal Pictures and Facebook launched an AR experience for Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom to coincide with the DVD release

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