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This Week in Dinosaur News: A new dinosaur, Ji…

This Week in Dinosaur News: A new dinosaur, Jinguofortis perplexus, gives a perplexing glimpse into early bird evolution, and more

“Carcharodontosaurian remains (Dinosauria, Theropoda) from the Upper Jurassic of Portugal” by Elisabete Malafaia et al. retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1017/jpa.2018.47

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

  • A new dinosaur, Jinguofortis perplexus, gives a perplexing glimpse into early bird evolution source
  • A new carcharodontosaurid specimen was found North of Lisbon in Portugal sour…

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I Know Dino Podcast Show Notes: Hadrosaurus (E…

I Know Dino Podcast Show Notes: Hadrosaurus (Episode 202)

Episode 202 is all about Hadrosaurus, the first dinosaur skeleton to be mounted.

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I Know Dino Podcast Show Notes: T. rex revisit…

Episode 200! We revisit T. rex and interview @TyrannosaurCarr to celebrate

Episode 200 is all about Tyrannosaurus rex, the king of the dinosaurs.

We also interview Thomas Carr, Associate Professor of Biology at Carthage College, Director of the Carthage Institute of Paleontology, and Senior Scientific Adviser to the Dinosaur Discovery Museum. He can be found on Twitter @TyrannosaurCarr, on Facebook, on his blog Tyrannosauroidea Central, and on Google Scholar.

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This Week in Dinosaur News: Three new juvenile…

This Week in Dinosaur News: Three new juvenile iguanodontians from a new species and a new sauropod

“Reconstructed skull of Chyorodon type specimen MPC-D 100/801.” Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.5300

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

  • Three juveniles of a new iguanodontian species named Choyrodon barsboldi were found in Mongolia source
  • A new Amargasaurus relative named Pilmatueia faundezi was found in Argentina source
  • A fire destroyed most of the National Museum of…

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I Know Dino Podcast Show Notes: Alectrosaurus …

I Know Dino Podcast Episode 198 Alectrosaurus

Episode 198 is all about Alectrosaurus, A medium sized cretaceous tyrannosaur that lived along side Gigantoraptor.

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This Week in Dinosaur News: Two new alverezsau…

This Week in Dinosaur News: Two new alverezsauroids were found in China, filling the largest gap in theropod evolution

“Scaled reconstruction of Bannykus wulatensis. (Tom Parker, 2018)” by Tomopteryx https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Bannykus.png

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

  • The new alverezsauroids Bannykus and Xiyunykus were found in China, filling the largest gap in theropod evolution source
  • Walking with Dinosaurs The Arena Spectacular has gone on tour in Europe, with some of the most…

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I Know Dino Podcast Show Notes: Achillobator (…

I Know Dino Podcast Episode 197: Achillobator

Episode 197 is all about Achillobator, a larger dromaeosaur from cretaceous Mongolia.

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This Week in Dinosaur News: Tracks from theriz…

“Life reconstruction of hadrosaur-therizinosaur co-occurrence based on tracks described in this report. Artwork by Karen Carr” retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-30110-8

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

  • Over 260 dinosaur tracks (mostly sauropodomorph) were found in southwest China and may show sauropodomorphs swimming source
  • In Alaska, therizinosaur and hadrosaur…

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I Know Dino Podcast Show Notes: Scelidosaurus …

I Know Dino Podcast Episode 196: Scelidosaurus, the little Ankylosaurus ancestor

Episode 196 is all about Scelidosaurus, the first dinosaur described based on a mostly complete skeleton, and an important ancestor to Stegosaurus and Ankylosaurus.

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This Week in Dinosaur News: Spinosaurus likely…

This Week in Dinosaur News: Spinosaurus likely spent most of its time on land, and more

“Floating spinosaurids in lateral and dorsal views” retrieved from https://peerj.com/articles/5409/

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

  • A new article shows that Spinosaurus probably couldn’t swim effectively, but was a capable bipedal walker on land source
  • Victoria Arbour is the new curator of paleontology at the Royal British Columbia Museum source
  • Dickinson Dinosaur Museum has…

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