Category: t-rex

This Week in Dinosaur News: The new largest bi…

This Week in #Dinosaur News: The new largest bird of the #Jurassic, Alcmonavis

The clawed wing of Alcmonavis, the now-largest-known bird from the Jurassic
Retrieved from: https://doi.org/10.7554/eLife.43789.002

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

  • A single wing of Alcmonavis, the larger cousin of Archaeopteryx was described source
  • Thomas Carr visited the Tufts-Love T. Rex and thinks it might help settle the Nanotyrannus debate source
  • Maximo the titanosaur at…

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I Know Dino Podcast Show Notes: Agathaumas (Ep…

I Know Dino Podcast Show Episode 234: The new largest bird of the #Jurassic Alcmonavis, two new T. #rex exhibits, and #Dinosaur of the Day Agathaumas

Episode 234 is all about Agathaumas, the ceratopsid that was a ceratopsid before we knew what ceratopsids were.

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This Week in Dinosaur News: New tyrannosaur Su…

This Week in #Dinosaur News: New #tyrannosaur Suskityrannus, a potentially new #cretaceous stegosaur, and more

Andrey Atuchin’s interpretation of Suskityrannus hazelae. Retreived from: https://vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2019/05/science-mini_tyrannosaurus_rex_Suskityrannus_Nesbitt.html

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

  • Suskityrannus, the “coyote” ancestor to T. rex was described from New Mexico source
  • Russian paleontologists have found fossils of Cretaceous stegosaurs which may belong to a…

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This Week in Dinosaur News: A new hadrosauroid…

This Week in #Dinosaur News: A new #hadrosauroid, a new #ankylosaur, and a #Tyrannosaurus rex on ebay

Gobihadros, the new hadrosauroid from Mongolia, known from a nearly complete body and separate skull.
From doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0208480

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

  • A new hadrosauroid, Gobihadros, was described from a complete skeleton and skull source
  • A juvenile T. rex is for sale on eBay, stirring up quite a bit of controversy source
  • A new ankylosaur has been…

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This Week in Dinosaur News: The last day of th…

This Week in Dinosaur News: The last day of the Cretaceous Period was recorded in an amazing four foot deposit in North Dakota

The Tanis site. Which captures the hours when all non-avian dinosaurs went extinct.
From doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1817407116

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

  • The day that wiped out the dinosaurs was captured in a 1.3m layer of flood water, fossilized fish, and raining tektites source
  • According to the New Yorker, we can expect to see many dinosaur fossils that were killed by the…

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This Week in Dinosaur News: The last day of th…

This Week in Dinosaur News: The last day of the Cretaceous Period was recorded in an amazing four foot deposit in North Dakota

The Tanis site. Which captures the hours when all non-avian dinosaurs went extinct.
From doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1817407116

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

  • The day that wiped out the dinosaurs was captured in a 1.3m layer of flood water, fossilized fish, and raining tektites source
  • According to the New Yorker, we can expect to see many dinosaur fossils that were killed by the…

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This Week in Dinosaur News: An amazing dinosau…

This Week in Dinosaur News: An amazing dinosaur with an unlaid egg inside it, a new largest T. rex, and a new therizinosaur

The new dinosaur Avimaia, which was found with an unlaid egg in its abdomenFrom: nature.com/articles/s41467-019-09259-x…

This Week in Dinosaur News: An amazing dinosau…

This Week in Dinosaur News: An amazing dinosaur with an unlaid egg inside it, a new largest T. rex, and a new therizinosaur

The new dinosaur Avimaia, which was found with an unlaid egg in its abdomenFrom: nature.com/articles/s41467-019-09259-x…

This Week in Dinosaur News: Two new ornithopod…

This Week in #Dinosaur #News: Two new ornithopods, one from Australia, and one from Texas. Plus a new museum in India and animatronics in North America.

Some of the articulated specimens of Convolosaurus.
“(A) SMU 70456, articulated subadult individual on display at the Proctor Lake Corps of Engineers Office. Scale arrow equals 10 cm. (B) Composite skeleton on display at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science. Scale bar equals 10 cm. © SMU 75379 and SMU 75380, partial articulated skeletons found stacked on one another. Scale bar equals 5 cm.”
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This Week in Dinosaur News: Two new ornithopod…

This Week in #Dinosaur #News: Two new ornithopods, one from Australia, and one from Texas. Plus a new museum in India and animatronics in North America.

Some of the articulated specimens of Convolosaurus.
“(A) SMU 70456, articulated subadult individual on display at the Proctor Lake Corps of Engineers Office. Scale arrow equals 10 cm. (B) Composite skeleton on display at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science. Scale bar equals 10 cm. © SMU 75379 and SMU 75380, partial articulated skeletons found stacked on one another. Scale bar equals 5 cm.”
Fro…

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