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This Week in Dinosaur News: Three new dinosaur…

This Week in Dinosaur News: Three new dinosaurs: A ceratopsian from Arizona, a titanosaur from China, and a giant gets renamed

A new study says that Amphicoelias (now Maraapunisaurus) was not nearly as large as often depicted retrieved from: commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Largestdinosaursbysuborder_scale.svg

Here’s what came out this week in dinosaur news:

  • A New Ceratopsid Dinosaur, Crittendenceratops, was discovered in Arizona source
  • A new Chinese titanosauriform, Liaoningotitan, was fortunately named the same as…

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I Know Dino Podcast Show Notes: Yangchuanosaur…

I Know Dino Podcast Episode 210 Yangchuanosaurus + 3 new dinosaurs

Episode 210 is all about Yangchuanosaurus, an Allosaurus-sized carnivore from the Jurassic of Sichuan, China.

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Yangchuanosaurus – Episode 210

Dinosaur of the day Yangchuanosaurus, an Allosaurus-sized carnivore from the Jurassic of Sichuan, China.

In dinosaur news this week:

  • A New Ceratopsid Dinosaur, Crittendenceratops, was discovered in Arizona
  • A new Chinese titanosauriform, Liaoningotitan, was fortunately named the same as mounts that have already gone on display
  • Amphicoelias fragillimus was renamed Maraapunisaurus fragillimus after a reanalysis showed it wasn’t nearly as large as previously thought
  • A doctor in Texas got to keep his Tarbosaurus skull after a judge found that the US government took too long to file forfeiture paperwork
  • Two Medicine Dinosaur Center, in Bynum Montana, is building a Amphicoelias (now Maraapunisaurus) measuring 136ft long
  • The Natural History Museum of LA is getting the traveling exhibition Antarctic Dinosaurs on April 3

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This Week in Dinosaur News: New smallest ever …

This Week in Dinosaur News: New smallest ever dinosaur footprints, a new dinosaur from Utah, and more

Smallest ever dinosaur prints found in South Korea. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-35289-4

Here’s what came out this week in dinosaur news:

  • The smallest dinosaur footprints ever were discovered found in South Korea source
  • Differences in Dilong and T. rex braincases show how tyrannosaurs changed as they evolved source
  • The most complete North American enantiornithine, Mirarce,…

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Beishanlong – Episode 209

Dinosaur of the day Beishanlong, the “North Mountains dragon” from Gansu China.

Interview with Jessie Atterholt, assistant professor at the Western University of Health Sciences. She’s also the lead author of the new paper “The most complete enantiornithine from North America and a phylogenetic analysis of the Avisauridae.” You can follow her on Instagram @theladyanatomica or jessieatterholt.com

In dinosaur news this week:

  • The smallest dinosaur footprints ever were discovered found in South Korea
  • Differences in Dilong and T. rex braincases show how tyrannosaurs changed as they evolved
  • The most complete North American enantiornithine, Mirarce, was found
  • Brian Engh recreated the new enantiornithine on a Utahceratops
  • Our holiday gift guide

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For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Beishanlong, more links from our gift guide, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Beishanlong-Episode-209/

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I Know Dino Podcast Show Notes: Beishanlong (E…

I Know Dino Podcast Show Notes: Beishanlong (Episode 209)

Episode 209 is all about Beishanlong, the “North Mountains dragon” from Gansu China.

We also interview Jessie Atterholt, assistant professor at the Western University of Health Sciences. She’s also the lead author of the new paper “The most complete enantiornithine from North America and a phylogenetic analysis of the Avisauridae.” You can follow her on Instagram @theladyanatomica or jessieatterh…

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This Week in Dinosaur News: A new sauropod nam…

This Week in Dinosaur News: A new sauropod named from 3 individuals and more details about the Dueling Dinosaurs

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Here’s what came out this week in dinosaur news:

  • Crystal Palace Dinosaurs are raising money for a bridge to the Dinosaurs source
  • The new sauropod Lavocatisaurus agrioensis was named from 3 individuals found in an unlikely spot in Argentina source
  • Court…

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Crichtonpelta – Episode 208

Dinosaur of the day Crichtonsaurus/Crichtonpelta, a Chinese ankylosaur named after Jurassic Park author Michael Crichton.

Interview with Matt Celesky, Research associate at the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science where he put together the excellent paleoart exhibit “Picturing the Past.” He is also the Senior exhibition designer for the museum resources division of the New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs. He can be found on Twitter @clepsydrops

In dinosaur news this week:

  • Crystal Palace Dinosaurs are raising money for a bridge to the Dinosaurs; Donate at spacehive.com/bridges-to-the-crystal-palace-dinosaurs
  • The new sauropod Lavocatisaurus agrioensis was named from 3 individuals found in an unlikely spot in Argentina
  • Court proceedings about the Dueling Dinosaurs gave us more information about the amazing find
  • An ornithopod bone was found in Oregon, despite it being underwater during the Mesozoic
  • A bone first thought to be coprolite turned out to be the first known tooth and vertebra of Parksosaurus from Mexico
  • Mary Anning is in contention to be on the new £50 note
  • A Google doodle recently honored famous Canadian paleontologist Joseph Tyrrell

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For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Crichtonsaurus/Crichtonpelta, more links from Matt Celesky, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Crichtonpelta-Episode-208/

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I Know Dino Podcast Show Notes: Crichtonpelta …

I Know Dino Podcast Show Notes: Crichtonpelta (Episode 208)

Episode 208 is all about Crichtonpelta, a Chinese ankylosaur named after Jurassic Park author Michael Crichton.

We also interview Matt Celesky, Research associate at the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science where he put together the excellent paleoart exhibit “Picturing the Past.”He is also the Senior exhibition designer for the museum resources division of the New Mexico Department…

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This Week in Dinosaur News: T. rex could turn …

This Week in Dinosaur News: T. rex could turn pretty quickly, Nanotyrannus is probably a juvenile T. rex, and our SVP wrap-up

The tyrannosaur Jane appears to be a juvenile T. rex according to an SVP presentation. Retrieved from https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Jane_Tyrannosaurus.jpg

Here’s what came out this week in dinosaur news:

  • More details from this years SVP conference (referenced abstracts can be found in the PDF from the meeting) source
    • T. rex could turn more quickly than similar dinosaurs
    • New histology…

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